Located in the beautiful Bay of Arcachon since 1897, Couach Yachts is a French Shipyard.
Since 1897 Couach has cultivated an exceptional savoir-faire where hand-craftsmanship remains essential for the creation of unique products.
On the remarkable site on the Arcachon Bay, Couach creates made-to-measure yachts constructed by over 300 craftsmen.
Photo assignment for the GICAN. http://www.gican.asso.fr
Lorient, Morbihan, Brittany, France 47º43’41″N 03º22'06″W
PhD in fluid mechanics and a PhD in geophysics on climate predictions, Dr Martin Fischer works also as a naval architect. He is considered as one of the fast multihulls specialists: he is the co-architect of Groupamas 2 and 3. His talent has also been involved for many sailboats appendages; America’s Cup yachts, Volvo Ocean Race yachts and maxi-multihulls for solo sailors…
Palma de Mallorca, Spain 39º31’22″N 2º42’83″E
Photo assignment for the Fédération Française de Voile.
Le Pouliguen, France 47º16’28″N 2º25’28″W
Loick Peyron back to Le Pouliguen on Pen Duick II after he had retired from the Transat Bakerly.
Langkawi Island, Malaysia 6º19’03″N 99º49'43″E
Photo assignment for World Sailing & the Malaysian Sailing Association.
Langkawi Island, Malaysia 6º18’57″N 99º49'05″E
The Emerging Nations Programme will create opportunities and better prepare young sailors as they build up to the 2015 ISAF Youth Worlds set to be held in Langkawi, Malaysia from 27 December 2015 to 3 January 2016.
ISAF will host regional performance clinics in five continents to provide class specific coaching expertise. Furthermore, training tips, rules sessions and more will be delivered to enable young sailors to become better all-round competitors.
For more information visit the official website of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) http://www.sailing.org/news/39868.php
Photo assignment for the International Sailing Federation (ISAF).