Offshore

Fifth time around for Chris Nicholson

Going to a one design for this Volvo Ocean Race will make for a closer competition between the entire fleet, but has also had the beneficial effect of allowing 11th hour entries not only to make th

11th hour Spanish campaign

This is the fourth Volvo Ocean Race for Iker Martinez, since the two time Spanish 49er Olympic medallist first called tactics on the in-ports for Bouwe Bekking’s ill-fated movistar campaign i

First blood to Team Alvimedica

Charlie Enright led his young Team Alvimedica crew to victory in the opening In-Port Race of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 on Saturday.

Three new (or newish) 100ft maxis

The brand new hull of Syd Fischer’s Ragamuffin 100 arrived at Sydney City Marine in Sydney under the cover of darkness in the early hours of this morning, her sheer size causing one

Team Espana gets a backer

MAPFRE, the global insurance giant, will be backing the Spanish challenge in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 to complete the fleet’s line-up of title sponsors with just over a week to go before

Poll: Who will win the Volvo Ocean Race?

For the first time in its 43 year history, the next Volvo Ocean Race is being raced in one design VO65s, and the outcome of the race will be entirely down to the efforts of each crew, rather than t

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