edition of the Transat Jacques Vabre sees 40% of the fleet equipped with masts
from LORIMA. Departure
from Le Havre this coming Sunday for Itajaí in Brazil !
and following seas…
Coville and Sodebo on stand-by in Brest
on stand-by in the marina in Brest, Thomas Coville, skipper of the 105′ giant,
is looking forward to a favorable weather forecast to leave and beat the Around
the World Record single handed. In the
meantime, Lorima is building a new mast for Sodebo Ultime (ex Geronimo) which
is currently at Multiplast, being given a second life…
of a 54′ Alibi right in front of our workshops… Lorima valides its
Mast length : 23.5 m / Mainsail surface : 110 m²
this, on the docks, right in the very heart of the submarine base in Lorient
FIPOFIX- ‘Proof of Principle’
Sedlacek going for new records !!!
austrian sailor, 11th during the 2008-2009 edition of the Vendée Globe, is
going for a Across Atlantic onboard a 4.90m boat, built out of recycled
‘Fipofix’, a boat he has built himself, Norbert Sedlacek will leave from Les
Sables d’Olonne this November 10th, to reach New York.
The 51 year
old Viennese wants to add to his list : ‘sailing across the Atlantic Ocean on a
boat measuring less than 5m’.
experience that could inspire a 60′ project for the next edition of the Vendée
at METS in Amsterdam !
visit us at the SuperYacht Pavilion from
Tuesday 19th to Thursday 21th November 2013, Stand 10-200