Alex and HUGO BOSS will be visiting Canada and America in June & July this year. This will be the first time since the New York Vendée Race in 2016. The dates and stops are as follows: Montreal – 2nd - 4th June Toronto – 11th - 15th June Boston 1st - 3rd July New York – 10th - 15th July For more up to date information keep an eye on our social media channels. Read More
Alex receives two new awards!
Alex has been presented with Yachtsman of the Year by Yachting Journalists' Association for his Vendee Globe performance. Montel Fagan-Jordan (pictured with Alex) of Greig City Academy won Young Sailor of the Year. Alex has also been awarded 'Pro Sailor Of The Year' by Yachts and Yachting Magazine…. A fantastic start to 2018!! Read More
HUGO BOSS extends title partnership with Alex Thomson Racing.
Today we're pleased to announce that our long-term sponsor, HUGO BOSS, has extended its partnership with the team for a further four years, in a deal that will take us through to the end of 2021. HUGO BOSS has sponsored the team since 2003 in what is one of the longest and most coveted partnerships in sailing. Looking forward to 2020, and with his sights set firmly on the bringing home the gold, Thomson said; “I am looking forward to another successful Read More
British Skipper Alex Thomson fights for a podium position in the New York to Vendée Race
Alex Thomson onboard HUGO BOSS is leading the way in the penultimate race before he embarks on the Vendée Globe in November. The fleet have had to contend with obstacles in the water seeing some of Thomson’s biggest rivals head back to Newport, Rhode Island for repairs before re-joining the race. Thomson has crossed the half way mark and is leading the fleet as he heads towards Les Sable d’Olonne, France onboard his IMOCA 60 racing yacht in the Ocean Masters Read More
Alex Thomson maintains lead position in the New York to Vendee race
British Skipper Alex Thomson continues to lead the Ocean Masters New York to Vendee Race. This race sets the form guide to the upcoming Vendee Globe and is a sprint across the Atlantic amongst the key competitors in the Ocean Masters fleet. The first few days of the race saw several competitors return to Newport, Rhode Island, after collisions south of the exclusion zone. Thomson hit several objects in the water but survived to take the lead. Thomson Read More
Alex Thomson Racing make clear their Vendée Globe winning intentions as they launch their new HUGO BOSS yacht
Alex Thomson Racing make clear their Vendée Globe winning intentions as they launch their new, ‘fastest ever’ racing yacht for the Ocean Masters World Championship Totally unique design and break-through innovations used in two year boat build Designed by world renowned naval architect VPLP/Verdier and the Alex Thomson Racing Team World renowned designer, Konstantin Grcic, developed and created the unique aesthetic design As with Thomson’s previous Read More