Vendée Globe 2020, the committed Mediterranean Alexia Barrier

Vendée Globe 2020, the committed Mediterranean Alexia Barrier

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On Sunday 8th of November, 33 sailors will set off for a solo round-the-world tour without stopovers and without assistance, during the Vendée Globe 2020. Among them, the Niçoise Alexia Barrier, committed to protecting the environment, will experience her first departure.

 

"I have dreamed of this race since I was very young, when my parents introduced me to sailing and I felt chills watching the start of the first Vendée Globe. Since then, I have not stopped doing it. to think about it, to prepare for it. And I am finally there. What happiness "smiles the one who was already sailing on the Mediterranean with her parents at the age of 3 years.

 

"The objective will be to complete this Vendée Globe"