BOSS has proudly sponsored Alex Thomson Racing as Title Partner for more than 17 years making their partnership the longest standing and most coveted in.
Hugo boss yacht. Two years in the making a revolutionary 77 million racing yacht is currently stricken in the Atlantic after colliding with a submerged object. Based on currents and wind the adventurer estimated the yacht would have travelled some 20000km 13000 miles from where Thomson. The latest Hugo Boss is designed to win the 2020 Vendée Globe thats it.
And since that year the 22-strong crew of the HUGO BOSS yacht led by skipper Alex Thomson has been exclusively outfitted with a specially manufactured sailing collection. For instance the yachts primary power source of sunlight and the raw unpainted hull. What a perfect sailing boat with a modern design to explore the world.
At the same time the boat is resilient enough to withstand the grueling conditions of. A Timepiece With Brilliant Diamonds. Fully enclosed cockpit visibility of the outside space being largely provided by cameras.
The IMOCA 60 racing yacht has been built with one goal in mind - to win the Vendée Globe in 2020-21. Thomson climbs up the 30-metre high mast of the. The yacht will race for the first time on October 27 2019 when Alex Thomson competes in the Transat Jacques Vabre race from France to Brazil.
Launched in August 2019 the HUGO BOSS boat is considered the most revolutionary foiling IMOCA to date and has undergone extensive development in the lead up to the Vendee Globe 2020 and is in contention for the podium. The 18 metre monohull racing yacht was abandoned by Thomson in the Southern Ocean in 2006 and has travelled more than 10000 nautical miles over the last 10 years drifting across the. The Finot designed HUGO BOSS was the first yacht built specifically for skipper Thomson who on it raced to a 2nd place finish in the 2007-08 Barcelona World Race alongside co-skipper Andrew Cape.
Explorers Cristian Donoso and Roger Rovira Rius have stumbled across Alex Thomsons first IMOCA 60 racing yacht Hugo Boss during a kayaking expedition in the Bernardo OHiggins National Park Chile. All of Thomsons yachts have been built or optimised to win the solo round the world race. 2004 BOSS Selection As modern consumers tastes become more sophisticated demand for supreme quality and perfect workmanship grows.