Virtual Regatta: Jules Verne Trophy 2011-2012

More than 45,000 virtual skippers took part in the Jules Verne Trophy this year in an attempt to compete directly against Loïck Peyron and his crew.

Thursday 12 January 2012

Whilst Loïck beat the real record 45D 13H 42'. The winner of this virtual around the world race will win a very limited edition watch offered by Corum, worth €10,000.

Through innovation Many Players were able this year to allow those participating in the virtual Jules Verne to follow Loïck and his crew in the Maxi Banque Populaire V directly in the game and keep up to date with all the real news of the 2012 edition.