#Trim(mainLayout.Name)# Advertising Info Advertising Info

 
News Home Video Gallery Newsletters Cruising Features FishingBoating
Photo Gallery Magnetic Is RW MarineBusiness-World Event Calendar
 


sail-world.com - News Archives
News Archive    

685 related News Items.

Volvo Ocean Race: A man's got to do what a man's got to do By Brian Carlin, Team Vestas Wind, , 8:14 AM Sun 23 Nov 2014
Brian Carlin, On Board Reporter for Team Vestas Wind reports on the delights of using the 'bathroom' while clocking along at 20kts plus in the Southern Ocean. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race: Fleet heads into the Southern Ocean + Videos By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 11:07 PM Sat 22 Nov 2014
At the latest report, Volvo Ocean Race Control, reported Dongfeng Race Team as being the leader in the second leg to Abu Dhabi. Winds were reported to be 18-25kts, with Team Vestas Wind and Team SCA recording the highest boatspeed of 20kts. ...[more]


2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - A bumpy ride By Jonno Turner, , 3:54 PM Sat 22 Nov 2014
2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - Team Vestas Wind’s Rob Salthouse perches perilously on the edge of his bunk, eyes fixed on a well-earned freeze-dried feast, steam snaking up towards his nostrils. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Discomfort takes over for Team Alvimedica By Amory Ross, Team Alvimedica, , 2:56 AM Sat 22 Nov 2014
The fast southeast sailing continues in the Volvo Ocean Race but where excitement and adrenaline began—discomfort has taken over. We’re seeing an average of about 25 knots of wind but the sea state is making life somewhat miserable! ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Slow going for Dongfeng Race Team By Yann Riou, Dongfeng Race Team OBR, , 2:48 AM Sat 22 Nov 2014
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. Yann Riou reports from Dongfeng Race Team as the crew are halfway through day two. Quote of the moment: 'We are not King of the road right now' from Dongfeng’s skipper, frustrated with their boat speed. Looks alright to us though! ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Rapid change for Team SCA By Corinna Halloran, , 2:37 AM Sat 22 Nov 2014
To summarize the last 24 hours of the Volvo Ocean Race in one word: change. The weather, the water, the sails, and our bodies are all equally (and rapidly) changing. The first full day at sea, we have experienced what some trips see in a week—if they’re lucky enough. However, that said, change can also be frustrating. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - The Indian Ocean spares no one! By Stefan Coppers, Team Brunel, , 2:31 AM Sat 22 Nov 2014
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. Stefan Coppers reports on day three of Leg 2 for Team Brunel. Position: Fourth - Distance to Abu Dhabi: 4726. The Indian Ocean spares no one! The wind is blowing up to 28 knots from the southwest and the speedometer displays 24 knots. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - 'Mapfre' navega en el Indico en el grupo de cabeza By Francisco Vignale, Mapfre OBR, , 6:33 AM Fri 21 Nov 2014
La segunda etapa de la Volvo Ocean Race lleva casi 24 horas en marcha y el barco español 'MAPFRE' ya ha dejado atrás el Cabo de las Agujas por lo que, junto al resto de la flota, navega metido de lleno en el océano Índico. El equipo español se coloca en segunda posición según el parte de las 14:20 horas española navegando a casi 17 nudos de velocidad. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Hammer down for Team Alvimedica By Amory Ross, Team Alvimedica, , 6:20 AM Fri 21 Nov 2014
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Leg 2. Team Alvimedica’s OBR Amory Ross reports on the Leg 2 start and progress. Well, now we know what it feels like to be shot from of a cannon! That was utter insanity. When the gun went I think there was almost no wind at all—two knots or something—but as we slowly crept out from under the shadow of Table Mountain it changed drastically. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - The legend of Andrew 'Capey' Cape By Stefan Coppers, Team Brunel, , 6:09 AM Fri 21 Nov 2014
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. Stefan Coppers reports from on board Team Brunel. Everyone remembers his first date. At the end of the date, you would kiss if you were lucky. But if you then had another date with the same lady, carrying on from where you left off was not such a foregone conclusion. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Memorable departure for Dongfeng Race Team By Yann Riou, Dongfeng Race Team OBR, , 5:57 AM Fri 21 Nov 2014
Well, safe to say that was a Volvo Ocean Race departure that will stay in our memories. With fluctuating winds from 0-40 knots we have an epic sundown as we sailed away from Table Mountain – who was also dressed for the occasion with a thick cloud hanging over the top. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA heads for unknown territory By Corinna Halloran, , 5:06 AM Fri 21 Nov 2014
The start of Leg 2 offered all the wind conditions you could want. I will not lie: I was pretty nervous to begin leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race (Mom called it ‘Stage Fright’); I think the whole team was pretty nervous. Here we are, having confidently completed the first leg of the Volvo Ocean Race—after 27 days at sea! ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race: Meek's tips pay dividend in Leg 2 squalls and calms By Bob Fisher, Cape Town, South Africa , 7:06 PM Thu 20 Nov 2014
The seven competing boats in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-2015 roughly gathered at 6pm local time (1600 Zulu) in a south-easterly wind that peaked at 30-40 knots, which had the local habit of dying away to nothing in places along the shoreline in the lee of Table Mountain. The clever skippers has sought advice from Geoff Meek, a local with a mass of experience ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in search of hometown glory By Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, , 1:43 PM Thu 20 Nov 2014
Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (ADOR), the Emirate’s entry into the Volvo Ocean Race 2014–15, cast off on the next leg of the epic, round-the-world race on Wednesday evening hoping to complete a hat-trick of victories in the best place possible – the team’s home port of Abu Dhabi. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race: Stop-start battle to the Cape of Good Hope By Team Alvimedica, , 7:31 AM Thu 20 Nov 2014
Team Alvimedica set out on the 6,125 nautical mile race to Abu Dhabi today, as they sailed out of Cape Town at the start of Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race. After a brief lap of Table Bay, with the Turkish/American boat close to the lead, it was straight into battle. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel wins leg 2 start By Team Brunel, , 7:21 AM Thu 20 Nov 2014
Team Brunel has set out on the second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 from Cape Town tonight. The 6125 mile (11,343 km) route will take the seven racing yachts via the Cape of Good Hope, Madagascar and the Indian Ocean to Abu Dhabi. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Potentially boat wrecking start to leg 2 By Dongfeng Race Team, , 7:10 AM Thu 20 Nov 2014
As Yann Riou (Onboard Reporter) described it in a direct tweet from onboard Dongfeng just 30 minutes after the start, 'Zero to 40 knots before we’ve even left Cape Town'. A full on, nerve-racking and potentially boat wrecking start to the second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 2 starts at high speed in 35kt winds By Volvo Ocean Race Media, , 6:59 AM Thu 20 Nov 2014
Skippers of the seven boats in the Volvo Ocean Race fleet, which set out for the 6,125 nautical mile (nm) Leg 2 from Cape From the very start on Wednesday (1800 local/1600 UTC), the sailors were given a taste of things to come with gusts of up to 35 knots kicking up a procession of white-capped waves. It was a question of 'don't break your boat' as most opted for conservative sail choices, whil ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA off to gutsy leg 2 start By Victoria Low, , 5:20 AM Thu 20 Nov 2014
An invigorated, rested and relatively relaxed crew on Team SCA led the Volvo Ocean Race fleet from Cape Town late this afternoon at the start Leg Two of the Volvo Ocean Race to Abu Dhabi. The 6,125-mile leg will provide a large variety of conditions and will require good seamanship and good navigational choices. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 2 start - action replay video from Cape Town By Sail-World.com, , 3:55 AM Thu 20 Nov 2014
Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race is underway. Catch ther replay here, if you missed the 90 minutes of racing action in Cape Town. The sailing is spectacular! ...[more]


Page 1 of 35

Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL WAS AUS
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT