Expeditions – Yacht Racing
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Argos S Y S T E M
Several thousand Argos transmitters have
already accompanied skippers, rowers, windsurfers,
and swimmers who have boldly crossed
the world’s oceans.
On land, hundreds of adventurers on foot, bicycle,
skis or even on sleds have crossed the harshest
climates carrying an Argos transmitter.
Argos is a worldwide satellite-based location
and data collection system.
Transmitters: CLS delivers and installs
your transmitter, and a technician shows you
how operate it.
Mapping software: CLS supplies, installs,
and trains you to use special mapping software
that communicates with our Argos processing center
so that you can display positions on screen.
Request for assistance messages monitored
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Race service: provides race placings, speed,
and heading of competitors to keep the press
and fans informed throughout the race.
Result distribution: by e-mail, FTP, fax,
Technical support: from specialists
who monitor races and expeditions all year
round to give you the best possible service.
Family, Sponsors, Media
S H A R E Y O U R exploits
The Around Alone
La Route du Rhum
The Osaka Cup
Route du Café
La Solitaire du Figaro
Tour de Corse (Around Corsica)
Around the world along the equator
on a trimaran, on foot, bicycle or in a canoe.
First woman to row across the Atlantic Ocean.
Ola Skinnarmo and Göran Kropp
Swedish expedition from the coast of Russia
to the North Pole.
Laurence de la Ferrière
Antarctic crossing in Adelie Land.
Arnaud Tortel et Rodolphe André
Expedition to the geographic North Pole
from the Russian coast.