I’ve left Cape Town.
I wish I could have stayed. I’d swim some more in the cold, cold ocean, eating biltong and listening to the thousands accents of the Mother City. 346 more words
After only 24 hours since the beginning of second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race, MAPFRE places second with the leader, Alvimedica, only three miles ahead. 122 more words
Known as the most difficult regatta in history, the Volvo Ocean Race is, altogether, a technological, human and logistical challenge that takes its participants around the world for more than 48,000 nautical miles, in the most extreme and unpredictable of weather conditions. 67 more words
Two recent leavers were given the once in a life-time opportunity to be involved in this year’s Volvo Ocean Race. As a result of a kind introduction by current parent, John Hawthorn of Central Oceans, Felicity Slatter and Freddie Chiddicks travelled to Alicante at the beginning of October as Race Academy Volunteers. 119 more words
Each year, the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Photo of the Year competition asks dozens of professional sailing photographers to submit their best single photo to be judged by the public and a panel of judges with the hopes of winning the overall prize. 431 more words