Vendee Globe Energy Challenge

Win on Zero CO2

Be the first Zero emissions vessel to circumnavigate the globe non-stop

on a high performance platform

In under 80 days

Pioneer Sustainable Technologies

Change the future of marine vessels with renewable energy only

Ensure Reliability

Provide increased efficiency and energy security


Encourage the next generation of engineers and scientists

Provide Educational Opportunities

Applied STEM workshops focused on composite engineering and green technologies
The Latest from the Vendee Globe Energy Challenge
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To the Rock and Back – Podium Finish in Rolex Fastnet

Phil skippers Class 40 entry to podium finish in Rolex Fastnet with former F1 Technical […]

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  • Southern Ocean

Taking a Snapshot of the Southern Ocean’s Health

Vendee Globe Energy Challenge partners with Indigo V Expeditions to analyse the health of the […]

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Renowned Environmentalist Nicolas Hulot Supports Vendée Globe Energy Challenge

Nicolas Hulot, Special Envoy of the French President for the 2015 Conference on Climate Change, […]

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Win in Double-Handed Class of Chicago – Mackinac

Long distance challenges are always something that get me excited, particularly in offshore, short-handed configuration. […]

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Pioneering renewable technologies and racing in the greatest offshore events on the planet

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- 12 days ago

Corentin Baschet at @EnergyFuturesIC presents his impressive work on our sustainable energy system @ImperialSpark
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- 13 days ago

RT @VendeeGlobe: Superbes images du nouveau Banque Pop VIII. Ça promet pour le @VendeeGlobe #VG2016
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- 14 days ago

Fair winds to all skippers in the @MiniTransat2015. Exactly 10 years now since I embarked on this incredible race!
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- 45 days ago

Blasting back from the Rock
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- 45 days ago

A fast and very wet ride, bombing back from the Fastnet @MikeGascoyne #sailing @RORCRacing
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