Colliers International partners with ‘Energy Challenge’ ahead of Route du Rhum 2018



Following the recent acquisition of Asset Leverage Consultants (ALC) by Colliers International in September 2018, Colliers was proud to confirm that it has honoured ALC’s commitment to sponsor the 'Energy Challenge'. In the 2018 edition, 124 boats competed across six different Classes. ‘Energy Challenge’, skippered by Phil Sharp, who competed in Class40 – the event’s largest category – against 52 other boats.

The Route du Rhum is a transatlantic single-handed offshore sailing race, which takes place every four years and tracks a course between Brittany, France, and Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe. In the 2018 race, Phil Sharp finished in 3rd place, 1 hour and 45 minutes behind 2nd place. His time, 16 days, 13 hours, 1 minute, 50 seconds, averaging a speed of 11.30 kts over 4,487 miles sailed.

Learn more about Phil Sharp's racing here.