He arrived in France in 2008 while working for navigator Steve WhiteIMOCA
Who then wore the colors of “Groupe Bel” was the first to be seen by Conrad. This boat was the inspiration for the young sailor at the time, who decided to embark on a Mini Transat the following year, with dreams of ocean racing in his head.
After 15 years, Konrad has completed 3 World Tours including the Vende Globe and a victory in the Ocean World Race. Now he wants to prolong the beauty a story
With this boat, which meanwhile competed in 4 Vende Globes, including 10And the Developed on the latest edition.
Encouraging companies committed to a true corporate social responsibility strategy
The purchase of the boat, which will be launched on April 5 in Concarneau after the standardization and verification project, is an important first step. Even if he could count on the support of loyal sponsors, Konrad took financial risks by taking out a bank loan to getIMOCA
He is still looking for partners to finance the rest of his project. True to its values, most French New Zealanders, while cruising, want to promote companies committed to a true CSR strategy.
Konrad Coleman: “Beautiful building a story
“I am delighted with this first step taken in acquiring the boat Imagine. It is a giant leap towards participating in Vende Globe 2024, my goal. There is still a lot to do and I am still looking for partners for ram road
And the rest of the program, but I’ll be able to sail and get to know the boat, so I’m really happy.
With 3 races around the world, I gained experience that will hopefully allow me to build a great story with a partner over the next 3 years. After becoming 1Verse The leader completed the race in 2016 without fossil fuels, and I want to once again defend the values that are dear to me and promote companies and technologies with a true CSR strategy. “
Conrad Race Program 2022
Guaider Bermuda 1000: Start from Brest
Vende-Arctic-Les Sables d’Olonne: Departure from Sables d’Olonne on June 12
– Destination Guadeloupe: Departure from Saint-Malo on November 6
Lined up for all races on the IMOCA 2022 calendar programme, Conrad’s ambition is twofold: to take control of his new boat and fly enough miles to be one of the 40 sailors selected for the upcoming Vende Globe.
“Organizer. Social media geek. General communicator. Bacon scholar. Proud pop culture trailblazer.”