|Marie Tabarly and Pen Duick VI Join Ocean Globe Race
Ocean Globe Race conference kick-starts the countdown with entries filling fast
- At the OGR Press conference Marie Tabarly announced the entry of Pen Duick VI and Vendée legend Jean Le Cam provides his Swan 59 for the Mad Atao/Yes we Cam team.
- France provides the largest contingent with five of the 23 entries for the inaugural edition of the OGR, just as it did for the 1st Whitbread.
- OGR entrants include family, friends and young sailors to crew around the world, creating future stars of the sport.—
Dateline: Les Sables d´Olonne, Tuesday the 29th of June 2021
On June 29, organisers, partners, media and entrants were delighted to finally meet in person on the occasion of the OGR Conference in Les Sables d’Olonne, home port of iconic ocean races, such as the Vendée Globe, Golden Globe Race and Mini Transat.