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    IFP School takes part in the 2013 "Coupe du Pétrole de Voile" yacht race

    October 17, 2013

    IFP School took part in the 34th "Coupe du Pétrole de Voile" (ACPV) yacht race held at La Rochelle from 3rd to 7th October 2013.

    The School and IFP Training (a subsidiary of IFPEN), were represented by the sailboat called "Grand Surprise IFP School-IFP Training".

    The team was made up of four students and a graduate from IFP School: Maud Guérin (Energy and Processes 2014), Guillaume Hervé (Energy and Markets 2014), Marc-Antoine Roche (Petroleum Engineering and Project Development 2014), Nicolas Leger (Energy and Markets 2013) and François Isopet (Energy and Powertrains 2012). Also part of the team were Guillermo Ballesteros, a teacher at IFP Training and Pierre Duret, Director of the IFP School Center for IC Engines and Hydrocarbon Utilizations.

    24 competitors took part in this year's race. The IFP School-IFP Training boat came 5th in the overall ranking of the 5 best races out of the 6 races entered. They came first in the coastal race, their best score in recent years (7th out of 24 in 2012 at La Trinité and 10th out of 20 in 2011 at Marseille).

    View photos of the "Coupe du Pétrole de Voile (ACPV) 2013".