BOAT HIS­TORY

Yachting World - - Solo Racing -

2000: Launched as Ar­mor Lux/foies Gras Brizac for the Vendée Globe en­try of Swiss Sailor Bernard Stamm. Re­tired due to au­topi­lot fail­ure

2001: Sets new west-east transat­lantic record – 8d 20h 55m and new 24 hour mono­hull record of 469 miles (Bernard Stamm)

2002/3: Around Alone race winner as Bobst Group/ar­mor Lux (Bernard Stamm)

2006/7: Velux Five Oceans Race winner as Chem­inées Pou­joulat (Bernard Stamm)

2010/11: 9th Barcelona World Race as We are Wa­ter (Jaume Mum­brú, Cali San­martí)

2012:

Boat pur­chased by Jaanus Taame

2015: Char­tered by Swiss sailor Alain Roura and re­fit for the Vendée Globe Race

2016/7: 12th place, Vendée Globe as La Fabrique. Alain Roura, at 23 years old, be­came the youngest skip­per to ever com­plete the Vendée Globe

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