Top Kiwi sailor injured out of round the world race: Wislang, who won the last Volvo Ocean Race in his fourth attempt, was a late casualty as the fleet set sail from South Africa and started the dive into the Southern Ocean in demanding conditions on Monday (NZT). Wislang suffered a back strain on the morning of departure and his Dongfeng Race Team …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
Turn the Tide on Plastic and Volvo Ocean Race head for Melbourne: The third leg of the Volvo Ocean Race got off to a spectacular start when the seven teams left Cape Town to head for Melbourne. The teams, which include Turn the Tide on Plastic, will make a 6,500 nautical mile journey to Southern Australia, reaching their destination between the 24th and 26th 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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