Two great ocean races prepare for their biggest offshore challenges: While snow continues to plague the front lawns of plenty of yacht clubs and dinghy parks across large swaths of North America, our friends who are competing in two great ocean races – the Volvo Ocean Race and the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race – are experiencing far different antipodean …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
Volvo race fleet at full strength: Wellington: The Volvo Ocean Race embarks on its most gruelling leg, across the wild Southern Ocean, this weekend with a full complement of yachts following repairs to Vestas 11th Hour Racing after a fatal collision. Vestas missed the Hong Kong to Auckland leg after hitting a fishing boat on its way to …: 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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