'To say I feel responsible is an understatement': Skipper of Hong Kong's Scallywag David Witt talks …: In his first public appearance since 47-year-old Briton Fisher was lost overboard on March 26 in leg seven of the Volvo Ocean Race, Witt spoke at a captain's press conference in Itajai, Brazil, ahead of the start of Sunday's eighth leg to Newport, Rhode Island. An emotional Witt, his voice breaking as he …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
Kiwi sailor Blair Tuke's Mapfre seal win in Volvo Ocean In-Port race: Spanish side Mapfre have claimed another win at the Volvo Ocean In-Port race in Brazil, extending their series lead. The Spanish side extended their series lead in Itajai, Brazil. Source: Volvo Ocean Race. Mapfre, containing Kiwi America's Cup hero Blair Tuke, took a narrow victory, edging out fellow …: 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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