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Philippe Péché sets sail for a retro race in 2018

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Philippe Péché sets sail for a retro race in 2018

One of France's prominent offshore sailors, Philippe Péché, has covered over 300,000 nautical milles within his racing career, from monohulls to giant multihulls only to find out that the sky is his limit. Philippe, now embarks on a retro-race around the world starting in June 2018. Back in 2015, when Philippe got-wind that a 2nd edition of the Golden Globe Race was planned for 2018, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sir Robin Knox-Johnston's finish in 1969. Philippe signed up to become a challenger without thinking twice; however, this race is like no other and entails a difficult solo journey. Notorious for...

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