Vendée Globe LIVE 26th January with the hero Alex Thomson and Marc Guillemot

An electric LIVE in front of a warm crowd – with skipper Alex Thomson, who was on great form and Safran’s Mark Guillemot who lost his keel in the last 2008 Vendée Globe 1000 miles from the finish and made …

First Vendée Globe LIVE from Les Sables d’Olonne – Alex Thomson is surprised JPDick may carry on!

Talk about hitting the ground running! So I arrive at Les Sables d’Olonne at 2240h late last night and then it’s settle in unpack and start the day at 7am with the early morning press release. With 10 minutes to …