Kiwi helmsman Blair Tuke helps Mapfre win tumultuous Southern Ocean stage: Mapfre, with Kiwi Olympian Blair Tuke trimmer and helmsman, has won back-to-back Volvo Ocean Race stages by taking leg three from Cape Town to Melbourne. The Spanish-based crew again came from behind to take victory, once more running down Dongfeng Race Team. "We had to fight very hard …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
Second place on Leg 3 moves Dongfeng Race Team to second overall in Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng Race Team was able to fend off a late charge by Vestas 11th Hour Racing and Team Brunel to secure a second place finish on Leg 3 of the Volvo Ocean Race from Cape Town, South Africa to Melbourne, Australia. It's the second consecutive second place finish for skipper Charles …: 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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