Treat of a lifetime, or best value marketing opportunity ever?

James Closeclass 40, Class 40 racing, Dream or Two Sailing, Rolex Fastnet, Route Du Rhum, TJV0 Comments

Calling all wannabe Vendee Globe sailors, offshore racers, mini transit sailors, adventurers, business owners and marketing managers looking for sponsorship exposure in the world of offshore sailing… specifically the Rolex Fastnet Race. Raising or spending £200K for a Class 40 offshore / ocean race campaign is a pretty big challenge for both sailors looking for support and the businesses raising the funds. Making the step from dinghy racing or mini transat to Class 40 is a large one. In the … Read More

Reflections – Transat Jacques Vabre

Martyn RuksClass 40 racing, Dream or Two Sailing, TJV0 Comments

Dream or Two’s Reflections on the Transat Jacques Vabre 2015 It was great to watch the start of the Transat Jacques Vabre (TJV) amongst the thousands of hardcore French sailing fans. Unfortunately the notorious harsh weather had deserted us and it was a beautiful sunny day with no wind. The fastest offshore yachts in the world were reduced to very expensive flotsam, drifting at unspectacular speed. It didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the crowd though and provided us with some … Read More

Transat Jaques Vabre. A new sailing era.

James CloseClass 40 racing, TJV0 Comments

I’ve been a bit quiet on the Blog recently, due to being too busy, but there has been plenty going on at Dream or Two Sailing, not least completing the Fastnet race which was a great achievement for all involved. A detailed write up will be posted shortly. In the mean time, I am planning to head over to France in a couple of weekends to see the Transatlantic racing yachts depart for the TJV race. The Transat Jaques Vabre … Read More