In 2001, Boris was the youngest and only German competing in the Mini Class, a solo race across the Atlantic where he finished in eleventh place. In 2006, Herrmann finished on the second step of the podium at the European Championship as well as at the German Championship in the 505 category.
The IMOCA Malizia project was founded in 2017 by Pierre Casiraghi and Boris Herrmann with the support of the Yacht Club of Monaco in order to make their dream of taking part to the Vendée Globe come true and establish Monaco’s commitment to sport.
The Malizia Ocean Challenge
In 2018, Boris and Pierre founded the Malizia Ocean Challenge. This initiative aims to combine sailing, science and education. This program aims to make children concerned about the life of the oceans while teaching them climate change thanks to the kit designed for them.
2019: Bermuda 1000 Race - 6th
2018: Route du Rhum - Guadeloupe - 5th
2018: Monaco Globe Series - 7th
2017: Transat Jacques Vabre - 4th
2017: Rolex Fastnet Race - 3rd
2010: Barcelona World Race - 5th with Ryan Breymaier
2009: Portimao Global Ocean Race - Winner (Class 40')
2009: Rolex Fastnet Race - 3rd in Class 40'
2008: The Artemis Transat - 2nd in Class 40'
2008: Transat Quebec - Saint Malo - 7th
2007: Mondial 505 - 9th
2006: Mondial 505 - 7th
2006: Eurocup 505 - 2nd
2005: Eurocup 505 - Winner
2001: Transgascony (Mini 6.50) - 4th
2001: Mini Fastnet - 10th
2001: Mini Transat - 11th