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The race is back on

After 12 days on this leg to Hong Kong, we have a new leader overnight and namely Scallywag and this despite the fact they had a man overboard and the resulting… 12 more words


I love the Volvo Ocean Race

The Volvo Ocean Race in on again.  The 7 boats are currently on their fourth leg having left Melbourne, Australia on January 2nd for Hong Kong. 272 more words

Volvo Ocean Race

Sailors Arrive in Melbourne, Get Set to Set Sail for Hong Kong on 2 January 2018

Sailboat arriving Melbourne, Australia, on leg 3 of Volvo Ocean Race. Photo Credit: Jesus Renedo/Volvo Ocean Race.

Established in 1973, the Volvo Ocean Race is one of the most non-stop intensity sporting events on the planet. 1,153 more words


Drone pics

One has to agree that  the pictures, taken by drones operated from the Volvo Ocean boats, are amazing.

I would love to know what kind of drones they are using. 46 more words


In-port race

Well done boys.

The start of Leg 2 Cape Town to Melbourne will start this coming Sunday 10th December. Quite a exciting leg in the south seas.

Volvo Ocean Race 2017 in SA a platform for global dialogue on oceans economy: V&A Waterfront

CAPE TOWN: 01 December 2017

The two-weeks stopover of the almost year-long Volvo Ocean Race (VoR) at the Table Bay in Cape Town is more than just a prestigious international water sports event, but an opportunity for global engagement among stakeholders and interested parties on how best to develop and grow maritime economies on a sustainable basis. 233 more words

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South Africa's bid for retention of IMO seat underway in London

Cape Town: 29 November 2017

South Africa’s bid to retain its seat in the International Maritime Organization (IMO) General Council got underway in earnest in London on Tuesday after the country’s deputy Transport Minister Ms Sindisiwe Chikunga addressed the assembly during its final gathering of 2017 which ends in early December. 908 more words

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