Latest News

"

Happy Easter everyone!

🐇🐓🐣🐥🌞 Can’t wait, the days until my departure on 18th July are passing so quickly 📆 Have a great Easter weekend!


"

Pure nature 🌳 for recyclable ♻️ power

The second hull of our LBV35 ⛵️⛵️ which will join us for the last preparation legs of the Open60AAL ⛵️ on the cost of Les Sables d’Olonne is ready for the last big lamination, means the inner lamination of the …

Continue reading


"

Let’s get started!

As the last Vendée Globe competitor reached successfully Les Sables d’Olonne and the last welcome is over we are ready to start the preparation for our first sea trails in 2021. Of course, it will take a few weeks because …

Continue reading


"

Back to where we started from…

Our Open60AAL⛵ is back on its berth on the Vendée Globe pontoon, Port Olona together with the IMOCAs which competed in the Vendée Globe. Hopefully next year at this time we will be again back here, after having completed the …

Continue reading


"

I’m so happy…

… that there are just 155 days to my departure ⛵of ANT ARCTIC LAB, but to be honest when I watch the weather situation southeast of Greenland🌬🌬, I’m more than happy 😀 to be in Les Sables d’Olonne and watching …

Continue reading


"

While our Open60AAL ⛵…

… is moored well protected from the winter storms 🌬 in the industrial harbour, we are laminating the hull of our LBV35 ⛵⛵.


"

We are excited…

… because the hull mould is released 😉 Our LBV35 is getting “in shape”; means the mould parts are ready so that we can prepare the lamination of the first hull! By the way, our Open60AAL is again in position, …

Continue reading


"

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

Continue reading


"

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 …

Continue reading


"

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, …

Continue reading