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In the Market: A new transat in Class40 in 2024


ROLAND JOURDAIN will be with Guirec Soudée’s co-skipper during the Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie-Le Havre on Freelance.comSOPHIE FAGUET will be co-skipper for Sébastien Marsset aboard Foussier-Mon courtier énergie on the Fastnet Race.



TIP & SHAFT is recruiting an event project manager, permanent position to be filled immediately, based in Lorient.

GEPETO COMPOSITE, facility building high-performance composites, is recruiting 2 composite technicians (M/F); fixed-term or permanent positions according to profiles, to be filled on September 1, based in Lorient.

WINDELO CATAMARAN is recruiting for permanent contracts to be filled as soon as possible in Canet-en-Roussillon (66):

ROM ARRANGÉ is recruiting a marine IT technician on a permanent contract in Lorient, another in Mauguio (34).

VMG SOROMAP is looking for its new commercial masts and rigging faclity; permanent position to be filled in September, based in Rochefort (17), with teleworking.

DUBARRY OF IRELAND is looking for  a responsable commercial secteur with a good knowledge of the sailing and the country markets to assist in the sales and distribution of Dubarry footwear and clothing products into our wholesale accounts. Location ideally in the North East with extensive travel; applications to be sent here.

its sales manager for the East sector (France); permanent position to be filled on July 1, applications to be sent here.

HELLY HANSEN GROUP is looking for a watersport technical sales representative with a strong knowledge of the sailing distribution and industry to oversee the distribution of Helly Hansen and Musto technical products for its wholesale division; position based in Lorient with extensive traveling.



TIP & SHAFT offers a commercial and business development internship; 6-month internship, to be filled from September 2023, based in Lisbon.

WINDELO CATAMARAN offers in Canet-en-Roussillon (66) an end-of-study internship as a production project manager, to be filled from January 2024.



GAUTIER CHAMBOLLE, general engineer (Ecam Rennes) with specialization in superyacht design (Solent University), having worked in the design office of Actual, is looking for a new opportunity in the design office from September, ideally within a team.

CORENTIN AUBRUN, after having worked for the Ultim SVR Lazartigue and the Imoca LinkedOut and MACSFis looking for a position as a design office engineer in electronics / structure / optimization in an offshore racing project, available from October.



FOR RENT in Lorient La Base, in the Celtic 3 building, a 15m2 office in a joint tenancy with two other freelancers. Quiet, terrace with view, fiber and parking space, available this summer, rent of €379.24 excluding VAT (provision of charges included).



THE CLASS40 has announced the launch of a new crewed transatlantic race in 2024, the Niji 40, which will set sail from Belle-Ile en Mer bound for Marie-Galante.

THE GCA GROUP, which has supported Gilles Lamiré for several seasons, has become a partner of the Ocean Fifty class.

GLOBE40 has unveiled the media results of its first edition with press coverage concerning France for up to a third, and foreign countries for two thirds.

ALPINA, a Swiss watch brand, has signed up as a partner of the Arkea Ultim Challenge-Brest which will start on January 7, 2024.

THE MIRABAUD YACHT RACING IMAGE 2023 is open, candidates have until the beginning of October to send their photos, the winner will be known at the Metsrade in Amsterdam on November 16.

PUDGY PENGUINS, collection of digital objects (NFT), is committed as a partner of Puru Transgascogne for the 2023 edition.

Photo: Jean-Marie Liot

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