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Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18: Episode 2

Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18: Episode 2 The Volvo Ocean Race, now in its 13th edition, is back. From the start on October 22 in Alicante, Spain, seven teams are racing around the world, and will be stopping in 12 cities before … Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race Sets off From Alicante, Spain

A fleet of seven teams of racers set off this morning from Alicante, Spain bound for Lisbon, on the first leg of the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018.  The eleven leg race will visit 12 cities in six continents, ending next July in The Hague, Netherlands. The teams … Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race Off to Rough Start – Two of Six Boats Damaged in First 24 Hours

The six boats competing in the Volvo Ocean Race departed from Alicante, Spain yesterday and were immediately battered by rough seas and high winds while still in the Mediterranean.  The Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing‘s Azzam lost her mast only six hours and 85 nautical … Continue reading

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