November 6th, 2016
HOW TO FOLLOW THE RACE ?
With just a few hours to go to the start, please find the media arrangements to allow you to share the start of the Vendée Globe content on your various platforms.
The start will be broadcast live from 0730-1245hrs UTC. You can take up the live coverage of the start.
[LIVE] Live du Vendée Globe 2016/2017 par VendeeGlobeTV
The tracker will allow you to follow the race and will be available from the start with the rankings.
First rankings at 1212hrs UTC with positions at 1206hrs
Live updates every 6 minutes until 1500hrs UTC with the postions from 6 minutes earlier
Rankings during the race from 1700hrs UTC (positions from 1630 hrs UTC)
Final interviews with the skippers before the start
From 1300hrs, the final interviews of all of the skippers on the pontoon aailable in the press section on the website -> http://www.vendeeglobe.org/fr/espace-presse/audios
Live from the pontoon / harbour entrance 0745 -1000 UTC streamed in English and French
Live coverage of the start (1130-1230hrs UTC in English and French
Three 6 minute highlight shows available on the video server http://vendeeglobe.tv/
At the following times:
- 1100 UTC: leaving the harbour
- 1600UTC: the start out at sea
- 2000UTC: the competitors sailing off Les Sables d'Olonne
The full version of the live coverage of the harbour exit and star twill also be available on the video server on Sundayn afternoon.
Interviews with skippers
Available on the server from 0700 UTC: 29x1 min portraits of skippers filmed in the studio (b/w) recorded in Les Sables d'Olonne (the days leading up to the start)
The first photos of boats leaving the pontoon available from1000 UTC
Atmosphere in the harbour entrance available from 1130hrs UTC
Photos of the start: First photos 10 minutes after teh start and a selection of the best from 1330 hrs UTC
Photo Server: http://www.vendeeglobe.org/fr/espace-presse/photos
Photo production :
Arnaud Letrésor - +33 6 31 58 69 03 - firstname.lastname@example.org