Volvo Ocean Race: Mapfre leads start of leg 4: Volvo Ocean Race teams took off four leg four from Melbourne to Hong Kong on Tuesday (January 2) with MAPFRE leading the way in the early stages of the race. The race is proving to be a tight one. Four hours after the start, the fleet battled a heavy sea and Vestas 11th Hour Racing took the lead, with …: Google Alert – “volvo ocean race”
West star forced out of race: Health concerns have led to Weymouth Olympian Annie Lush being pulled off the crew of a Volvo Ocean Race yacht taking part in an around-the-world competition. Lush, who represented Great Britain in the Elliott six-metre women's match racing event at London 2012, was injured during the third leg 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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