SEASON 2021

Goal : TRANSAT JACQUES VABRE OR ROUND THE GLOBE SOLO

Departure : end of October from Le Havre in France (date to be confirmed) + race village
Arrival : Salvador de Bahia in Brazil + race village.
Each year the French offshore racing championship takes place with the racing program described below.

FRENCH OFFSHORE CLASS40 CHAMPIONSHIP 2021

Official Class40 OFFSHORE racing calendar for the 2021 season
Following the record attempt, there will be the possibility of participating in some of these races for the title of sailing French offshore racing champion.

January :
TRANSAT RORC
Transatlantic race from Puerto Calero to Grenada. CREW.
rorctransatlantic.rorc.org
February :
CARIBBEAN RORC 600
Offshore race of 600nm between Caribbean islands. CREW.
caribbean600.rorc.org
March-April :
DÉFI ATLANTIQUE
CREW
Transatlantic race from Guadeloupe to the Açores (Horta) then to la Rochelle in France.
https://www.defi-atlantique.com
May :
NORMANDY CHANNEL RACE
Offshore race of 1000nm around the English Channel, the Celtic sea and the Irish sea. DOUBLE.
www.normandy-race.com
July :
LES SABLES HORTA
Offshore race, a return to the Açores and back from France. SOLO.
lessables-horta40.com
August :
ROLEX FASTNET RACE
Offshore race, from Cowes to the Fastnet rock and back to Cherbourg in France. CREW.
www.rorc.org/news/news-2019/royal-ocean-racing-club-to-finish-the-rolex-fastnet-race-in-cherbourg

Season 2022

Goal : THE ROUTE DU RHUM DESTINATION GUADELOUPE

́Departure : end of October, from Saint-Malo in France (date to be confirmed) + race village.
Arrival : around the beginning of November in Point-à-Pitre in Guadeloupe + race village.
Each year the French sailing offshore racing championship takes place with the racing program as described below

FRENCH OFFSHORE CLASS40 CHAMPIONSHIP 2022

Official Class40 racing calendar for season 2022.

May
DÉFI ATLANTIC CUP
Offshore race of multiple legs. CREW
www.atlanticcup.org
July :
QUALIFICATION OFFSHORE RACE FOR THE ROUTE DU RHUM
Août :
SEVENSTAR ROUND BRITAIN AND IRELAND RACE
CREW
September :
NORMANDY CHANNEL RACE
www.normandy-race.com

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