Volvo Ocean Race: AkzoNobel First to Auckland: Team AkzoNobel has won Leg 6 of the Volvo Ocean Race, racing 6,344 miles from Hong Kong to Auckland in 20 days, 9 hours and 17 minutes and 26 seconds. It was a tremendous win, and came after an epic final 24 hours, when a ridge of high pressure off the north east coast of New Zealand stalled …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
AkzoNobel claim first leg win in tight finish into Auckland: Simeon Tienpont led Team AkzoNobel to their first leg win of the Volvo Ocean Race. (Jesus Renedo / Volvo Ocean Race). In the closest finish of the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race, winner AkzoNobel narrowly beat second-placed Scallyway across the finish line in Waitemata Harbour early this morning.: 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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