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IMOCA and The Ocean Race – worlds merging or colliding?

IMOCA and The Ocean Race – merging or colliding?

After The Ocean Race staged an IMOCA charm offensive in Paris last week, Yacht Racing Life editor Justin Chisholm takes a look at how well the two around-the-world-race superpowers are getting along.  On the face of it the burgeoning relationship between ocean racing’s two major professional around the world race organisers

Sailor Profile Mike Sanderson

Sailor Profile Mike Sanderson

Meet Volvo Ocean Race winning skipper and Doyle Sails CEO Mike Sanderson. Nationality: New Zealand Date of birth: May 29 1971 Family: Wife Emma and three children Bio: Sanderson (aka ‘Moose’) has won the Whitbread Race Around the World (1993-94) and the Volvo Ocean Race (2005-06). He is best known for becoming the youngest

Musto’s ocean test lab

Musto's ocean test lab

It’s too easy to spend all your time in the lab when developing technical clothing but – as Musto likes to remind its customers – at some point you do also need to get wet. And when Musto says wet, it means very, very wet. The most physically demanding Volvo Ocean