• News Corps' Irish watch leader was in a state of shock when he spoke to James Boyd about the leg from La Rochelle
  • Slick as Shoeby | 29/05/2002
    James Boyd speaks to Team Tyco's skipper about the Volvo and his America's Cup plans
  • mad with records | 28/05/2002
    James Boyd looks at the 'excess records' problem and Bruno Peyron's proposed solutions
  • Photo gallery | 26/05/2002
    Volvo leg eight start
  • A race of all seasons | 25/05/2002
    madforsailing looks at what's up on leg eight of the Volvo Ocean Race
  • The mad French foiler is in Ocean Village
  • Winning streak | 22/05/2002
    illbruck crewman Stu Bannatyne looks back at leg 7 and says they will be faster than ever for leg 8
  • And the answer is... | 21/05/2002
    to our mystery boat competition
  • Worrell drama | 19/05/2002
    Nigel Cherrie speaks to Michael Worrell about an extraordinary finish to the 2002 event.
  • Mystery boat | 18/05/2002
    See if you can guess what race boat this 'interesting' cruiser used to be...
  • James Boyd met up with Vendee Globe winner Michel Desjoyeaux to see his new tri
  • Introducing the 'big' Ker | 17/05/2002
    Race 1 teams up with Jason Ker again for Admiral's Cup big boat contender
  • Where it all went wrong | 16/05/2002
    Ed Gorman looks at the plight of the seven boats which have not made the grade in the Volvo Ocean Race
  • Hot Prospect | 14/05/2002
    James Boyd speaks to Jean-Pierre Dick last year's Tour Voile winner about his Vendee 2004 plans
  • Fast lane to Newport | 13/05/2002
    Sam Davies sends her exclusive report from on board MaidenII