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Jack Bouttell and Gildas Mahé forced to retire from Transat Jacques Vabre

Jack Bouttell and Gildas Mahé forced to retire from Transat Jacques Vabre

27th Oct 2015

after sustaining structural damage to their Class 40 ‘Team Concise’ in bad weather.

Jack and Gildas divert to Cork

Jack and Gildas divert to Cork

27th Oct 2015

after sustaining damage to their boat in the Transat Jacques Vabre

Academy sailors take the next steps toward Vendée Globe dream in the Transat Jacques Vabre

Academy sailors take the next steps toward Vendée Globe dream in the Transat Jacques Vabre

26th Oct 2015

Jack Bouttell and Sam Goodchild set sail from France to Brazil in the 2015 Transat Jacques Vabre

Cherry achieves best result yet for British sailor in Generali Solo Méditerranée

Cherry achieves best result yet for British sailor in Generali Solo Méditerranée

5th Oct 2015

Cherry took fifth place after a gruelling test against 23 other skippers that included 11 inshore races and two offshore legs

Month-long training programme starts 2016 solo sailing season

Month-long training programme starts 2016 solo sailing season

2nd Oct 2015

On Monday 5th October, three intrepid rookies will embark on a month-long training programme as part of the new Artemis Offshore Academy Figaro season.

Cherry still fighting for Generali podium dream with two days of inshore races left

Cherry still fighting for Generali podium dream with two days of inshore races left

30th Sep 2015

After a tough offshore race in which holding a strong early position in the fleet and good boatspeed were key to success, top British skipper Nick Cherry has slipped two places on the Generali Solo Méditerranée leaderboard.

The great escape!

The great escape!

29th Sep 2015

35nm now seperate the first and last FIgaros in the Generali Solo Méditerranée

Cherry heads offshore still in the podium places in season-ending marathon

Cherry heads offshore still in the podium places in season-ending marathon

28th Sep 2015

British solo sailor Nick Cherry, at the helm of Redshift, is still holding second place overall and remains on course for an historic podium finish in the gruelling three-week long Generali Solo Méditerranée.

The drag race to Menorca

The drag race to Menorca

28th Sep 2015

Leg 2 of the Generali Solo is underway, 420nm from Nice to Barcelona via Menorca.

Cherry on top as the fleet reach the Generali Solo Mediterranée half way point

Cherry on top as the fleet reach the Generali Solo Mediterranée half way point

22nd Sep 2015

British solo sailor Nick Cherry at the helm of his Figaro ‘Redshift’, is now leading one of the top solo races in the French Classe Figaro calendar after following up a strong performance inshore with a podium result offshore.