Vendée Globe: The positions and rankings on Wednesday at 9 am

Armel Le Cléac’h (Banque Populaire) is still impressive, leading the Vendée Globe after 37 days of racing. At 9 am on Wednesday, Alex Thomson (Hugo Boss) is 253 miles behind the Frenchman. Behind Paul Meilhat (SMA) completes the podium being 1396 miles behind the leaders Is Armel Cléac’h going to win the Vendée Globe? The question may …

Vendée Globe: Jean-Pierre Dick Loses Eight Hours after he Ventured into a Forbidden Zone

SAILING: The French skipper, currently seventh in the Vendée Globe, apologized to his team and sponsors for this error … Jean-Pierre Dick (Saint-Michel-Virbac) sailed late Friday in to the prohibited area of the ice (Antarctic exclusion zone or ZEA) defined by the Vendée Globe organizers to avoid collisions with icebergs. Warned by the race director, …