Class 40 Racing on KITE

American father-son team Greg and Hannes Leonard are taking on a personal challenge to race Kite, a Class 40 Mach 40.3. Together, they plan to race against other Class 40s in a series of long distance ocean races in the English Channel and Atlantic Ocean.

Normandy Channel Race 2021 in pictures

Latest Updates:

  • Great Video of Kite
    Addictive Sailing has posted a great video of Kite during the approach to the finish on the last day of the Normandy Channel Race: 144 Kite – YouTube
  • Sunset off southwest England
  • Radio Interview with Hannes
    Listen to Hannes’ perspective after rounding Tuskar Rock in this radio interview on the Normandy Channel Race site. Note that he is listed as skipper — Greg feels lucky to be allowed to sail with him . . . Also note that the interview ends abruptly. The connection was bad and dropped, but it sounds … Continue reading