facebook
twitter
soundcloud
instagram
youtube

STARTED: JULY 1ST, 2018
TIME SINCE DEPARTURE

GGR News Updates

June 26th 2018 11:08 AM

Francesco Cappelletti

Francesco Cappelletti working with friends and volunteers on getting his boat ‘007’ ready to race!

June 25th 2018 08:37 AM

Olonnois racing

Skippers raced each other aboard ‘Olonnois’ boats in front of Les Sables d’Olonne yesterday – each GGR skipper was paired with an Olonnois boat and their owner, for a fun race around the buoys. Jean-Luc van den Heede first place, Susie Goodall second & Istvan Kopar third place.

June 24th 2018 11:27 AM

Susie Goodall

Susie Goodall at the skippers presentation – each skipper was introduced to Les Sables d’Olonne, where they also spoke about a personal object they would be taking with them around the world. Susie assures us she now knows how to use binoculars! 🙂

June 23rd 2018 12:56 PM

Jimmy Cornell

Prolific author and sailor Jimmy Cornell, flew to the Golden Globe race office to generously gift all of the GGR skippers with a copy of Cornell’s Ocean Atlas.

June 22nd 2018 09:30 AM

Susie Goodall receives green card

All competitors in the GGR must pass rigorous safety standards before they are issued a ‘green card’ which allows them to actually race. Susie Goodall was the first to pass all of the tests, highlighting her focus and determination.

June 21st 2018 02:58 PM

Don McIntyre & Frank Huyghe

Don McIntyre, Golden Globe Race founder with Frank Huyghe from Ralf Tech, GGR official timer.

June 20th 2018 03:12 PM

Joshua arrives at Les Sables d’Olonne

The sailing vessel ‘Joshua’ arrived in Les Sables d’Olonne today, the boat famously owned and sailed by Frenchman Bernard Moitessier.

June 19th 2018 09:41 AM

Safety Briefing at GGR HQ

A full day of safety briefings at the Golden Globe race office. Don McIntyre discussing everything from dismasting to ship-to-ship transfers and general safety at sea. All GGR entrants carry the highest standard of safety equipment, as well as training in the latest safety & medical procedures before departure.

June 18th 2018 08:29 AM

Suhaili arrives in Les Sables d’Olonne

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston arrived in Les Sables d’Olonne aboard his beautiful ship Suhaili, to a warm and enthusiastic crowd of onlookers yesterday afternoon.

June 17th 2018 12:03 PM

Mark Slats first to arrive

Mark Slats and his crew aboard Ohpen Maverick were first to arrive into Les Sables d’Olonne. The Golden Globe starts on July 1st.

Van-Den-Heede-Preview
Entrant

Jean-Luc van den Heede

France

Ertan Beskardes
Entrant

Ertan Beskardes

United Kingdom

ANTOINE COUSOT PROFILE
Entrant

Antoine Cousot

France

Entrant

Are Wiig

Norway

Kevin_Farebrother PREVIEW
Entrant

Kevin Farebrother

Australia

Entrant

Nabil Amra

Palestine

Entrant

Mark John Sinclair

Australia

Gregor McGuckin
Entrant

Gregor McGuckin

Ireland

Clips & Pics

View all Clips
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic
pic

NOTICE OF RACE

All detailed Informations

DOWNLOAD

GGR 2022

Preliminary Announcement

READ MORE