Plunge into the private lives of the Initiatives-Coeur team. 8 months of preparation full of efforts and doubts, failures and successes. Despite the short time-frame and the added complication of the coronavirus, they are ready to go all out to be at the starting block of the hardest race in the world: the Vendée Globe.
Season 1 : Getting ready
Meeting the deadline for the Vendée Globe!
S1-Episode 17 min
The Vendée Globe is
almost on us
Eight years ago, Sam Davies retired from the Vendée Globe due to damage. This year it faces again the most difficult race in the world. This time with a double mission: sporting and humanitarian. Confident, her team is preparing a boat for her to match her ambition when a grain of salt stalls the machine.
S1-Episode 27 min
A committed team
The tension is palpable within the Initiatives-Cœur team, an important part of the boat seems weakened. Sam remembers that when she agreed to take the helm of the Initiatives-Cœur boat in 2017, she also took up the torch of humanitarian engagement. His team will not give up.
S1-Episode 36 min
Children at the heart of the project
Sam's humanitarian mission in Burundi strengthened her commitment to the cause of children with heart disease. But her role as an ambassador requires a lot of her time. Fortunately Sam can count on the dedication of her team. Notably her boat-Captain Eric Lamy who she trusts completely, especially following the 2018 incident.
and team are counting on me.
I have to hold it
Sam Davies’ partner