'I chose a really bad time to go out on the outrigger,' says Alex Gough as he discusses being …: By its very nature, the Volvo Ocean Race – all nine months and 38,739 nautical miles of it – attracts the best sailors the world knows – because they have to face the most testing of conditions, and they can be relied upon to face them with a minimum of fuss. The reaction on Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag was …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
Volvo Ocean Race blazes a trail for women in sailing as America's Cup lags behind on long road to …: Despite the two other pinnacle races having a shortfall, Greenhalgh says the new Volvo Ocean Race rules encouraging crews to take female sailors have helped trailblaze a pathway in ocean racing for women. “The rule's been great. With 20 women in the race this time, there are about 30 per cent of …: 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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