The Ocean Race
Ocean Race Europe

Ocean Race Europe starts in Kiel in 2025

The Ocean Race returns to Germany. The second Ocean Race Europe will start in Kiel in 2025. Kiel’s mayor Kämpfer signed the contract today.


She wants to be the first US American woman to sail solo nonstop around the globe

In the Global Solo Challenge, Cole Brauer sailed to second place, the only woman among 16 participants, and has big goals.

Arkea Ultim Challenge
Arkea Ultim Challenge

Charles Caudrelier defeats Cape Horn

After around 30 days at sea, Charles Caudrelier has completed two thirds of the Arkea Ultim Challenge solo world race and rounded Cape Horn.


Annie pushes the Offshoreseglerinnen

Ocean racer Annie Lush, The Magenta Project and the Offshoreseglerinnen present the new German ocean sailing network at boot Düsseldorf.

Charles Caudrelier Arkea Ultim Challenge
Arkea Ultim Challenge

The fastest sailor in the world

Charles Caudrelier races through the Southern Ocean at an insane speed. The competition in the Arkea Ultim Challenge is losing touch.

Women's offshore sailing

“We move the German offshore scene!”

The “Offshoreseglerinnen” network is Germany’s platform for young female offshore sailors. Now they are for the first time at boot Düsseldorf.

Golden Globe Race

Kirsten Neuschäfer wins Golden Globe Race 2023

Slowly, the bow of the Minnehaha slides into the floodlight, a shower of bubbly pours over Kirsten Neuschäfer. float is on-spot.

Golden Globe Race

Abhilash Tomy gives it a second try

The Indian Navy officer’s yacht wrecked in the 2018 Golden Globe Race. Now he gets back through the Southern Ocean – and India is looking at him.

Golden Globe Race

A Don for all Occasions

Australian adventurer Don McIntyre is organising the Golden Globe Race for the second time – after all, the retro race is unique.

Mixed Offshore Sailing

IOC decision impact mixed offshore crews

Mixed offshore sailing will not be an Olympic event in 2024. Dee Caffari was excited about the new sailing discipline – as many others are.

Magenta Project

On the right tack

Rising sailor Annika Möslein is the first German to participate in the Magenta Project mentoring programme. In The Ocean Race Europe, she sails for Austria.

Magenta Project

Navigated by a role model

The Magenta Project’s mentoring program nurtures female sailors worldwide. We had a look behind the scenes.

Offshore Team Germany

Benjamin Dutreux joins german Offshore Team

Offshore Team Germany’s new navigator is Vendee Globe finisher Benjamin Dutreux. First start will be the Ocean Race Europe.

float originals Podcast

Andi Robertson, the face of the race

Six time circumnavigator Dee Caffari talks with the anchor of the international Vendée Globe show, Andi Robertson, about 116 days of live reporting.

Update Vendee Globe 2020

The Finnish makes the Finish

The Vendée Globe 2020 ends with Ari Huusela. His relaxed finish is typically Finnish – like Tapio Lehtinen was in the Golden Globe Race.

Vendée Globe 2020

Romantic sailor, determined racer

Miranda Merron is competing for the first time at the Vendée Globe. The Briton has worked her entire sailing career towards this race.

Vendée Globe 2020

„Nothing is different because I am a woman“

Clarisse Cremer talks about her race and her ambitions as the fastest woman to sail solo around the world.

Vendée Globe 2020

Clarisse Cremer breaks the record

After 87 days, Clarisse Cremer finishes 12th and makes history as the fastest woman to sail around the world.

Vendée Globe 2020

Only winners after 80 days on the sea

The Vendée Globe 2020/21 has broken with many certainties of previous regattas. We recap 80 days in a state of emergency.

Vendée Globe 2020

Go Boris, Go!

The Vendée Globe is on the verge of a sensation. Will Boris Herrmann be the first non french sailor to reach the podium?

Vendée Globe 2020

Close Race of six Rivals

Six sailors compete to win the Vendee Globe. Who is best prepared and will get the best wind?

Giancarlo Pedote
Vendée Globe 2020

The Magnificent Nine

Nine boats are in a tight race in the South Atlantic at the Vendée Globe. While Charlie Dalin is leading, Beyou and Tripon are catching up.

Update Vendée Globe 2020

Pip Hare is back in the Race!

With her 20-year-old Medallia, Briton Pip Hare is making an exciting race at the Vendée Globe. After reparing her rudder she is now on her way to Kap Horn.

Vendée Globe 2020

Christmas at the ice barrier

How do you spend Christmas as a solo circumnavigator? Dee Caffari knows, she has experienced it four times.

Vendée Globe 2020

The Foil Whisperer

For three weeks, Charlie Dalin led the regatta field. It is the first Vendée Globe of the top young sailor.

Alex Thomson hat eine Panne auf dem Südtlantik und muss seine Yacht reparieren © Hugo Boss
Vendée Globe 2020

Alex is back in the game

It’s up and down for Alex Thomson at the Vendée Globe: First the Brit led, then he had to pause. Now he is catching up.

Vendée Globe 2020

Sam Davies, sailor of hearts

Sam Davies is a fighter who plays at the top of the Vendée Globe. Dee Caffari has already sailed the Volvo Ocean Race with her.

Vendée Globe 2020

48 hours to go

Circumnavigator Dee Caffari knows how the 33 Vendée Globe sailors feel directly before the start.

Vendée Globe 2020

Here are the favorites

Circumnavigator Dee Caffari comments the Vendée Globe for float. Here is her first assessment.

Tutima segelt Fastnet Race 2019
Tutima Sailing Team

Once in a Lifetime

Tutima is the first German women’s sailing crew to successfully cross the finish line in the Fastnet Race.