ARC 2017 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia

ARC 2017 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia

Every November since 1986 the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers has set sail from Las Palmas, bound 2,700 nautical miles westward across the Atlantic to the Caribbean. The start of the ARC is something very special – it’s not often you can watch or be part of...
Wild ride at the start of Leg 2, Lisbon to Cape Town, 7000 NMs

Wild ride at the start of Leg 2, Lisbon to Cape Town, 7000 NMs

Dongfeng Race Team converted a strong start into an early lead as the Volvo Ocean Race fleet embarked on Leg 2, a 7,000 nautical mile race from Lisbon to Cape Town. © Jesus Renedo/Volvo Ocean Race Conditions were perfect for the leg start, with bright blue skies, and...
Clipper Race: Greenings Crew Evacuated After Running Aground

Clipper Race: Greenings Crew Evacuated After Running Aground

Greenings’ stand-in skipper Andy Woodruf and crew were reportedly doing well after some rest in Cape Town hours after they ran aground on the western side of the Cape Peninsula last night (Tuesday 31 October). No injuries were reported on board when the boat hit a...
Team Brunel win an incredible Mirpuri Foundation In-Port Race Lisbon

Team Brunel win an incredible Mirpuri Foundation In-Port Race Lisbon

The sprint around the Portuguese city had a little bit of everything – including an unforgettable photo finish! © Ainhoa Sanchez/Volvo Ocean Race Bouwe Bekking’s Team Brunel fended off a late charge by MAPFRE to win the Mirpuri Foundation In-Port Race Lisbon on Friday...