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Class 40

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Show news IMOCA podium decided
As Class40 trio contract in Transat Jacques Vabre
Posted on 19 Nov
St Michel-Virbac breaks record
To win Transat Jacques Vabre IMOCA class
Posted on 19 Nov
Dick coasting to record win
As Anglo-Spanish duo re-take lead in Transat Jacques Vabre
Posted on 18 Nov
Dick eyes record books
As hungry peloton battles behind podium in Transat Jacques Vabre
Posted on 17 Nov
Arkema win Multi50 class
Prince de Bretagne rescued in Transat Jacques Vabre
Posted on 16 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 11
Prince de Bretagne dismasts
Posted on 15 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 10
Anglo-Spanish duo retake lead as Doldrums fray nerves
Posted on 14 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 9
Sodebo Ultim' wins in record time
Posted on 13 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre update
Sodebo Ultim' smashes record to win their class
Posted on 13 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 8
Coville and Josse heading for record-breaking photo finish
Posted on 12 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 7
Ultime 1 Doldrums 0 as another boat abandons
Posted on 11 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 6
24-hour speed record broken
Posted on 10 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 5
Sailors safe and sound after rescue from capsize
Posted on 9 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 4
Sharp extends lead as Merron heads home
Posted on 8 Nov
Transat Jacques Vabre day 2
Preparing for the front after battling currents and lobster pots
Posted on 6 Nov
Sharp start to Transat Jacques Vabre
A sleepless night ahead for the fleet
Posted on 5 Nov
Imerys Clean Energy focussed and eager
For Sunday's Transat Jacques Vabre start
Posted on 3 Nov
Josse predicts record 8-day finish
For his Transat Jacques Vabre titan
Posted on 2 Nov
New dawn for multihulls
In the Transat Jacques Vabre 2017
Posted on 2 Nov
Maxi Edmond de Rothschild set
To compete in the Transat Jacques Vabre
Posted on 1 Nov
Ambitions for the Normandy Channel Race
Gearing towards a record edition in 2018?
Posted on 29 Oct
Entries open for Route du Rhum 2018
100 solo skippers expected to apply
Posted on 28 Oct
Campagne de France wins RORC Championship
26 boats add scores across 10 events this year
Posted on 28 Oct
Transat Jacques Vabre village opens in Le Havre
Three teams talk about their preparation
Posted on 27 Oct
Oman Sail's Class 40 team prepare for TJV
Small details: the difference between success and failure
Posted on 6 Oct
A Transat Jacques Vabre full of promise
9 crew and 78 sailors registered for 13th edition
Posted on 21 Sep
Phil Sharp wins Class 40 2017 European Trophy
Dominating the Championship leaderboard
Posted on 8 Sep
Clean, emission-free sailing
We speak to Imerys skipper Phil Sharp
Posted on 15 Aug
International competitors look back
At the 2017 Rolex Fastnet Race
Posted on 12 Aug
France claims Fastnet Challenge Cup
For third consecutive time
Posted on 11 Aug
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Pablo Santurde and Phil Sharp on Imerys Clean Energy during the Transat Jacques Vabre 2017
© Phil Sharp
Pablo Santurde and Phil Sharp on Imerys Clean Energy during the Transat Jacques Vabre 2017
© Phil Sharp
Esprit Scout make a technical stop in Tenerife to repair delamination of their hull
© TJV17
Sam Davies is happy with a double coffee and music playing - Transat Jacques Vabre
© TJV17
Tinned or fresh? Sam Davies considers dinner on board Initiatives-Cœur in the Transat Jacques Vabre
© TJV17
VandB skippers Maxime Sorel and Antoine Carpentier in the Transat Jacques Vabre
© TJV17
Transat Jacques Vabre 2017
© TJV17
Transat Jacques Vabre 2017
© TJV17
Imerys during the Transat Jacques Vabre
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Imerys during the Transat Jacques Vabre
© www.philsharpracing.com
Pablo Santurde & Phil Sharp ahead of the Transat Jacques Vabre
© Jean-Louis Carli
The Class 40 Aina Enfance & Avenir during the Transat Jacques Vabre 2017
© Christophe Breschi / Aina
Transat Jacques Vabre 2017 start in Le Havre
© Jean-Marie Liot / ALeA / TJV17
Transat Jacques Vabre 2017 start in Le Havre
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Transat Jacques Vabre 2017 start in Le Havre
© Jean-Marie Liot / ALeA / TJV17
Transat Jacques Vabre 2017 start in Le Havre
© Jean-Marie Liot / ALeA / TJV17
Transat Jacques Vabre 2017 start in Le Havre
© Jean-Marie Liot / ALeA / TJV17
Transat Jacques Vabre Le Havre race village
© www.philsharpracing.com
Pablo Santurde & Phil Sharp ahead of the Transat Jacques Vabre
© Jonathan Pasqué / France 3 Normandie
Phil Sharp aboard Imerys
© TJV
Class40 win goes to Halvard Mabire & Miranda Merron on Campagne de France
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
Normandy Channel Race Course
© Normandy Channel Race
The 2018 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race is an official event on the Class40 calendar
© RORC/James Mitchell
Irish solo sailor Tom Dolan in the Mini-Transat La Boulangère
© Christophe Breschi
Sidney Gavignet and Fahad Al Hasni prepare for the Transat Jacques Vabre from Le Havre to Brazil
© Vincent Curutchet
Phil Sharp helming IMERYS
© Phil Sharp Racing
Phil Sharp's Class40 finishes in second place in the Rolex Fastnet Race
© Rick Tomlinson / www.rick-tomlinson.com
Phil Sharp's Class40 finishes in second place in the Rolex Fastnet Race (l-r) Robin Marais, Phil Sharp, Pablo Santurde, Pietro Luciani
© www.philsharpracing.com
Antoine Carpentier, Samuel Manuard, Samuel Manuard and Jonas Gerckens win in the Class40 in the Rolex Fastnet Race
© ELWJ Photography / RORC
Phil Sharp's Class40 finishes in second place in the Rolex Fastnet Race (l-r) Robin Marais, Phil Sharp, Pablo Santurde, Pietro Luciani
© ELWJ Photography / RORC