Cooney's 'Comanche' conquers the waves in Sydney-Hobart race: Cooney's helmsman for the victory run was America's Cup winner Jimmy Spithill; the crew list read like a who's-who of world yachting, and included Cork's double Volvo Ocean Race winner Justin Slattery. The initial provisional result was reversed to give Cooney a first line honours victory with his new …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
Women making waves in Volvo Ocean Race: Five women, including celebrities Ashley Judd and Taylor Swift, appeared on the cover of Time magazine, heralded as the “2017 Person of the Year.” From Hollywood to Capitol Hill, thousands of women are stepping forward and this movement now extends to the high seas. For the first time, every boat …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
The Volvo Ocean Race returns to Cape Town in 2017 and will be in the City from 24 November to 10 December. The first of Leg 2 yachts are expected to arrive on 27 November with the start of Leg 3 to Melbourne on 10 December 2017:
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