Races

Aboard the Initiatives-Cœur,
Sam Davies competes in the world’s
greatest sailing races with a twofold
sporting and humanitarian focus.

Vendée
Globe

Next departure
8th November 2020

Parcours Vendée Globe

Single-handed non-stop
around-the-world,
without assistance

(every 4 years)

Route
Du rhum

Next departure
4th November 2018

Parcours Route du Rhum

Single-handed transatlantic race
Saint Malo > Pointe-à-Pitre

(every 4 years)

Transat
Jacques Vabre

Next departure
27th Octobe 2019

Parcours Transat Jacques Vabre

Double-handed transatlantic race
Le Havre > Salvador de Bahia

(every other year)

racing calendar

Drheam-Cup 700
23rd July 2018

La Trinité Sur Mer, then Shamble W, Wolf Rock, Fastnet
Rock, WP Drheam then Cherbourg.
Single-handed race. bermudes1000race.com

Défi Azimut
from 21st to 23rd September 2018

Lorient
Along the coast for about 24 hours from Friday to Saturday.
Double-handed race. defi-azimut.net

route du rhum
4th November 2018

Saint–Malo - Pointe-à-Pitre
Single-handed race.
routedurhum.com

Rolex Fastnet Race
3 August 2019

between Cowes and Plymouth via Fastnet Rocklighthouse.
rolexfastnetrace.com

Défi Azimut from
20th to 22nd September 2019

Lorient
Along the coast for about 24 hours from Friday to Saturday.
Double-handed race defi-azimut.net

Transat Jacques Vabre
27th October 2019

Le-Havre -Brazil
Double-handed race.
transatjacquesvabre.org

sponsors K-Line Initiatives associate partners Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque