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Lemon & Line named Official Volvo Ocean Race Accessory Supplier

Newport-based Lemon & Line has announced that they have been chosen as an official accessory for the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race.   Partnering with preeminent European rope manufacturer Gottifredi Maffioli, the line supplier for the Volvo Ocean Race fleet, and Musto, the event’s official kit supplier, Lemon & Line will manufacture the Official Volvo Ocean

Volvo Ocean Race Launches Official Sustainability Program with 3 Key New Partnerships

The Volvo Ocean Race has launched a major Sustainability Programme for the 2017-18 edition and beyond – signing partnerships with 11th Hour Racing, AkzoNobel and United Nations Environment while outlining a series of commitments that focus on ocean health. The race is putting sustainability at its heart and focusing on taking action to help ‘Turn

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Volvo Ocean Race Confirms all 2017-18 Race Dates

The Volvo Ocean Race will give sports fans an extra Christmas present in 2017 after adding Melbourne to the route for the forthcoming edition starting in October. The change to the 2017-18 route, announced on Friday morning in Melbourne, means the Race will visit Australia for the eighth time – but for the first in

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Volvo Ocean Race to Sail Back into Rhode Island for Only North American Stop in May 2018

The following is an official press release from Sail Newport/Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover. PROVIDENCE, R.I. (October 30, 2015) – Governor Gina M. Raimondo, in partnership with Speaker Nicholas Mattiello and Senate President Paiva Weed, joined Volvo Ocean Race and Sail Newport today to announce the return of the Volvo Ocean Race to Newport in

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Volvo Ocean Race Will Return to Newport

Photo by Dan Nerney/Sail Newport Organizers from Sail Newport, the State of Rhode Island, the RI Dept. of Environmental Management, Discover Newport, and the City of Newport have announced that Newport will once again be a North American Stopover during the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race. 2015 Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover The 2015 Newport Stopover

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Sail Newport Will Celebrate Successful Year With a Party on September 26th

Sail Newport will hold a fundraising party on Saturday, September 26 starting 7 p.m.at Fort Adams State Park. The “Wow – What a Season!” event will celebrate Sail Newport’s highly successful year. Starting with the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover in May, their success continued throughout the summer with record-breaking regattas and sailing programs and the