Anticipation building on the dockside for Etchells 2018 Australian Championships: The waves can also get quite boisterous providing some great downwind surfing. The level of competition will be intense with crew members ranging from the 1983 Americas Cup to the more recent Americas Cup in Bermuda, crews from the current Volvo Ocean Race, numerous who have raced the big …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
Lightning knocks Volvo Ocean Race helmsman off his wheel: The Volvo Ocean Race fleet is seven days into the fourth race leg, from Melbourne to Hong Kong, and is struggling through the doldrums. Dutch entry Team Brunel, battling to stay in touch with the leaders, encountered a violent electrical storm. "The stable breeze instantly changed and before we knew it …: 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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