“The Vendée Globe is a race that is almost beyond belief.” …Gary Jobson, NBC & ESPN TV analyst
“…the most grueling and dangerous prolonged competition on the planet.” …Garry Emmons, HBS Bulletin
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Solo, non-stop, around-the-world sailing race, 28,000 miles, ~100 days at sea, 60′ boats.
Described as the “Everest of the Seas”, it’s arguably the other way around.