It’s all happening at Southampton Boat Show.
From September 10-19, McIntyre Adventure are on show in Ocean Hall 2 stand J158.
If you’d like to talk adventure sailing, all the gang are there, including a world premier of the Class Globe 5.80 on our stand. Come and inspect hull number 46 of this exciting new class of amateur-built plywood epoxy, safe, fun and affordable yachts.
We’ll be announcing news on the first McIntyre Adventure Globe 5.80 Transat starting from Lagos, Portugal on 1 November this year, as well as a rundown of the 2024 Mini Globe Race, introducing the first 12 entrants joining the adventure.
The first UK Ocean Globe Race press conference will be in the company of Sir Chay Blyth, other Whitbread veterans and OGR entrants Annie O’Sullivan (Skipper of Tracy Edward’s Maiden), Dominique Dubois (owner of the Multiplast Boatyard – Swan 65), Tapio Lehtinen (Whitbread veteran, final finisher of the 2018 GGR and entrant in 2022 GGR – Swan 55), James Tomlinson (with father and Whitbread veteran Rick Tomlinson – Swan 59), Isabelle Andrieu (Swan 65 Translated, previously ADC Accutrac), Team Spirit of Adelaide (Baltic 55) and Chris Watts (Swan 65).
The 2022 Golden Globe Race briefing will take place on Thursday 16 September at 1400 (one year from the start on 4 September 2022) with Don McIntyre and media CEO Melissa Payne, in the company of UK entrants David Scott Cowper, Ian Herbert Jones, Simon Curwen, Guy Waites and others.