Alexia Barrier is breathing freely as she prepares for the 2020 Vendée Globe

Alexia Barrier is breathing freely as she prepares for the 2020 Vendée Globe

One of the most tenacious figures in modern professional sailing, Alexia Barrier and her Imoca-class round-the-world yacht are preparing for the rigours of the Vendée Globe with 82 Athlete.

Combining Yoga, Strength, Cycling and Breath training Alexia is progressing towards a freedom of breath and movement before the depart in October from Le Havre.