Doyle Sails: Figuring out the Figaro…

Doyle Sails

The most recent fleets to embrace the latest technical advances from Doyle Sails are those rather choosy professional French offshore classes – including the brand new Figaro 3 fleet. With its innovative Cable-less technology Doyle Sails has been making significant inroads into grand prix ocean and offshore racing fleets. A wide

Campaign update: Will Harris – Figaro 3 Hive Energy

Campaign update: Will Harris – Figaro 3 Hive Energy

British sailor Will Harris has had a busy start to 2019. Since he moved to northern France a couple of months ago to take delivery of his brand-spanking new Bénéteau Figaro 3 Harris has been flat out getting the boat commissioned and branded in its Hive Energy livery – to

Route du Rhum: Class 40 final miles

Route du Rhum

After dramatic finishes to both the Ultim and IMOCA 60 classes, the attention in the in the Route du Rhum now turns to the 53-strong Class 40 fleet. Can they produce something spectacular too? Weather expert Will Harris gives us his analysis of how the final miles of the Class 40 leaders

Will Harris Route du Rhum update

Route Du Rhum Will Harris

Ex-Volvo Ocean Race Race Experts weather analyst and solo skipper Will Harris takes another look the Route du Rhum fleet as the solo skippers complete their fifth day of racing on the way from St Malo, France to Guadeloupe in the Caribbean. After fighting their way through several intense depressions over

Will Harris Route du Rhum weather analysis

Will Harris Route du Rhum analysis

Solo skipper and weather analyst Will Harris – a member of the Alicante-based Race Experts team working on the last Volvo Ocean Race – takes a look at how the turbulent opening 48-hours of the Route du Rhum has played out and what might lie ahead for the singlehanded fleet