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New episode of The Day Before #5

Vendée Globe 2016-2017 Mono60 Edmond de Rothschild Sébastien Josse

For offshore racers, the Vendée Globe comes around every four years and has a degree of intensity reminiscent of the Olympic Games. Skipper Sébastien Josse and the members of Gitana Team have been preparing for this quite unique event for several years.

On 6 November 2016, in Les Sables d'Olonne, the Mono60 Edmond de Rothschild will head out to the start line of the 8th edition of this non-stop, unassisted round the world race. Two months before the big day, discover what currently drives the offshore stable fitted out by Baron Benjamin de Rothschild and his skipper via the latest episode in TheDayBefore series. Prepare what we can but above all, envisage what can be envisaged with regards oneself and one's boat; thrilling mechanics, which are experienced as a team.

Sébastien Josse: “The Vendée Globe, a singlehanded race prepared for as a team.”

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