World on Water Global Sailing News – November 2, 2014
Published on November 2nd, 2014
On this week’s “World on Water” global sailing news show:
This week’s episode showcases two of the world’s best ocean racers Francois Gabart and Vincent Riou who are top IMOCA 60 skippers in the 2014 Route du Rhum race from Sainr-Malo to Guadeloupe. They sail alone on boats just smaller than the fully crewed VOR 65’s. Ben Ainslie talks about his BAR British 80 Million Pound challenge for the 2017 America’s Cup, we meet Ian Walker and his AZZAM crew who are leading the Volvo fleet in the South Atlantic and the budding Volvo and Vendee Globe greats are having their OPTI Worlds in big wind and seas in Argentina.