16 November 2015

Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18, Return to Newport, Rhode Island (videos)

Returning to Newport, RI! | Volvo Ocean Race - Following the success of the Race's first visit to the Ocean State, the fleet will be heading back to Newport, Rhode Island in the 2017-18 edition! More info: volvooceanrace.com

Boat Show Battles - Guests race on Volvo Ocean 65s at Salone Nautico - Genoa Boat Show - where Volvo Ocean Race proved a key attraction, with Team Vestas Wind and Team SCA taking part in pro-am racing. (Published on Oct 7, 2015)

Hall of Famers | Volvo Ocean Race: "The careers and contributions of two Volvo Ocean Race legends have been celebrated at the ISAF Annual Conference in Sanya, China--Sailing’s governing body has announced that it is inducting the late Sir Peter Blake and Torben Grael into the World Sailing Hall of Fame – the highest honor in the sport. Introduced in 2007 to mark the centenary of the organisation, the elite list recognizes those individuals who have not only made a significant impact on the water, but also shown incredible dedication and passion to the sport whilst onshore...."

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