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Building the future of propulsion

Launched in 2018 by Y.C.M which supplies the teams with the same design catamaran hull, the challenge for teams is to design the cockpit and the most efficient and durable propulsion system using renewable alternative energy sources limited to a given quantity of energy (max.10kWh stored on board).

Discover the 2023 programme


The Yacht Club de Monaco provides the One Design catamaran Hull

  • The Teams imagine & build their own cockpit and propulsion system
  • Alternative energy propulsion system
  • Within regulations & guidelines and followed by validation by a committee
  • 10kWh autorised onboard as primary source of Energy (battery, hydrogen, fuel cell)
  • Production/Propulsion autorised onboard while racing : solar, wind

Event organizer

Founded in 1953 by Prince Rainier and presided by HSH the Sovereign Prince Albert II since 1984, the Yacht Club de Monaco brings together 2,500 members from 81 nationalities. With the most prestigious private yachts in the world under its umbrella, YCM now occupies a unique place in the world of yachting and international yachting.

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