Velux 5 Oceans around the world pictures.

The VELUX 5 OCEANS is the oldest single-handed round the world yacht race. Run every 4 years since 1982, the race is the longest and toughest event for any individual in any sport. The race is a series of five high-pressure ocean sprints within a marathon circumnavigation. The 30,000 route is La
Rochelle to Cape Town, then onto Wellington, Salvador, South Carolina before finishing in La Rochelle. All images coutesy of onEdition.

VELUX 5 OCEANS Skipper Zbigniew 'Gutek' Gutkowski onboard his yacht, Operon Racing, on the first of 5 Ocean Sprints in the VELUX 5 OCEANS around the world race.

VELUX 5 OCEANS Skipper Zbigniew 'Gutek' Gutkowski onboard his yacht, Operon Racing, on the first of 5 Ocean Sprints in the VELUX 5 OCEANS around the world race.