The solo, unassisted, round-the-world yacht race

At 1:02 pm on 6 November 2016, the eight edition of the Vendée Globe yacht race will begin. This solo, unassisted, round-the-world race will set sail from Les Sables-d'Olonne. You can now book your place on board a boat and experience this exceptional event for yourself. Discover the registered list of sailors for the race, the winners of previous editions and, detailed information about the Vendée Globe Village - a free-entry venue open to the public three weeks before the start of the race.