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Can Brits Win 'The Marathon Of The Seas'?

PA | Posted 10.11.2012 | UK Sport

Three British sailors set sail today aiming to win the ultimate yachting prize - the Vendee Globe solo non-stop around-the-world race. Mike Golding...

Can a Brit Win the Vendee Globe 2012-13?

Clare Macnaughton | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK Sport
Clare Macnaughton

If a British yachtsperson was to win the next edition of the Vendee Globe 2012-13, due to leave the sleepy French fishing port of Les Sables d'Olonne, Vendee, France on Saturday 10th November 2012, it would be the yachting equivalent of Bradley Wiggins winning the Tour de France.