Volvo Ocean Race


The Volvo Ocean Race fleet was still locked together

The Volvo Ocean Race fleet was still locked together no more than four nautical miles (nm) apart after more than a day and a half of racing in Leg 7 on Tuesday, with overall leaders Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (Ian Walker/GBR) reporting two cases of sickness on board. The 2,800nm […]


Next Generation of Offshore Sailors

Developing The Next Generation of Offshore Sailors By Tatja Hopman · On May 6, 2015 The inaugural Youth Challenge Trophy will be presented following the 35th edition of the Annapolis‐to­‐Newport Race, which begins June 5, 2015 and has already attracted 85 entries. Skippers interested in vying for the special award […]


Dongfeng Race Team skipper Charles Caudrelier – Volvo Ocean Race

SANYA, China, February 4 – Dongfeng Race Team skipper Charles Caudrelier (FRA) has been trying to explain the ‘French factor’ that has helped put his crew top of the Volvo Ocean Race leaderboard after three legs – and it seems to come down to pure passion. Caudrelier has chosen four […]


Volvo Ocean Race update

SANYA, China, February 2 – Guillermo ‘Willy’ Altadill, son of one of the biggest names in Spanish offshore sailing, has the chance to make his own reputation in the Volvo Ocean Race after being called up for the fourth leg by MAPFRE (Xabi Fernández/ESP). The team has also announced that […]


Volvo Ocean Race – Leg3

ALICANTE, Spain, January 19 – Dongfeng Race Team (Charles Caudrelier/FRA) tightened their stranglehold on Leg 3 as they began their navigation through the treacherous Malacca Strait on Monday with a historic Volvo Ocean Race breakthrough for China tantalisingly within sight. None of the three Chinese teams to enter the race […]