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I am super happy 😃…

… that my book 📖 about the Vendée Globe 2008/09 ⛵️ is now also available as an E-book version.

Sorry that I wrote this book only in German but I promise that the ANT ARCTIC LAB book will also be available in English and French 👍😉!

Stay healthy,
Norbert

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As our LBV35 production…

… continues successfully we are almost on the limit of our storage capacity in the Innovation Yachts workshop. Therefore, I just can’t wait that we can start to bring back some equipment on our Open60AAL and start the preparation for …

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Happy New Year

Dear Partners, Friends and Fans, A year with a lot of unexpected challenges is over and I am happy that Project ANT ARCTIC LAB and Innovation Yachts were able “to sail ⛵through this global storm 🌬” successfully! But of course, …

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„Merry Christmas ! 🎄“

That’s what we are wishing you, all our partners, fans and followers from the bottom of the heart! May the next few days deliver you a happy time with your family, tasty food and relaxed moments. All the best and …

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Well done Jean…

… so we are happy that we gave you the chance to make your internship at Innovation Yachts and to work with me also on the Open60AAL to start first preparations for next season. You are a highly motivated and …

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Just can’t wait…

… to next spring 🌱🌞 when I can steer again our Open60AAL ⛵ for several test trails 🌊 and of course also the prototype of the LBV35 ⛵⛵.

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As I follow…

… the Vendée Globe Race, what you surely can imagine, there are two souls in my breast. On one hand I would like to be in the Southern Ocean 🌏 and sail ⛵️ with “these crazy guys”, on the other …

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Winter

Winter approaches, we have just one degree in the morning here in Les Sables d’Olonne, so “winterwork”, means our LB35 is moving fast and successfully forward.


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Back where I will start from…

Today we brought our Open60AAL Innovation Yachts back to the Vendée Globe pontoon, as the Vendée Globe fleet is on its way to the Southern Ocean and I have “only” 248 more days to my next departure on 18th July …

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Necessary changes

As the Corona restriction also stopped the visits on board of our Open60AAL we spend our time optimizing the engineering of our sustainable energy sources.

Furthermore, we spend more time to push our latest creation forward, the mould construction of the LBV35.

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