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The Global Ocean Race, a name synonymous with adventure, endurance, and sailing excellence, is excited to announce a significant evolution in its journey.

Born from the vision of seasoned yachtsmen Josh Hall and Brian Hancock, the race has been the epitome of offshore racing challenges for Class40 yachts.

Today, we are steering into uncharted waters, transitioning from our celebrated biennial event to becoming a leading news and content platform dedicated to the world of sailing and yachts.

Expanding the Legacy

Our legacy is built on the relentless pursuit of sailing excellence and the spirit of adventure. As we embark on this new chapter, our mission is to extend this legacy beyond the racecourse.

“Charting New Horizons” represents not just a change in direction but an expansion of our commitment to the sailing community.

We aim to provide comprehensive coverage of sailing events, yacht spotting, and in-depth features that celebrate the maritime lifestyle.

A Focus on Premier Sailing Events

Our platform will feature exclusive coverage of premier sailing events around the globe, including the America’s Cup, Volvo Ocean Race, and the Vendée Globe.

We will bring you to the heart of the action, offering insights, behind-the-scenes looks, and detailed analyses of these iconic races.

Our coverage will extend to emerging events and local regattas, highlighting the diversity and richness of the sailing world.

Introducing Yacht Spotting

Yacht spotting will be a cornerstone of our content, showcasing the beauty, innovation, and technology of the world’s most magnificent yachts.

From classic sailing yachts to the latest in luxury motor yachts, our platform will provide enthusiasts with a close-up view of these extraordinary vessels, their design, and their voyages.

Commitment to Investigative Journalism

In a commitment to elevate our content and contribute meaningfully to the sailing community, we are proud to announce our focus on investigative journalism within the sailing and yachting space.

Our goal is to uncover stories that matter, from environmental challenges facing our oceans to the economic impact of sailing events on local communities.

We aspire to be a source of not only inspiration and information but also a platform for advocacy and change within the maritime world.

Join Us on This Journey

As we set sail on this exciting new venture, we invite sailors, enthusiasts, and the maritime community to join us.

The Global Ocean Race is more than a competition; it’s a celebration of the human spirit, the beauty of our oceans, and the shared passion for sailing.

Welcome aboard as we chart new horizons together!