Team Brunel leads fleet past Cape Horn and out of the...

Skipper Bouwe Bekking and navigator Andrew Cape have used their veteran nous to sail Team Brunel past Cape Horn at the head of the...

MAPFRE leads fleet north of Scotland

Spanish team MAPFRE shot into the lead of the penultimate Volvo Ocean Race leg as the fleet rocketed round the coast of Scotland on Wednesday. The...

Volvo Ocean Race: Every point counts in Sky Ocean Rescue In...

It’s getting tense now as we reach the stage in the Volvo Ocean Race where every single point counts. The top three teams in the...

Volvo Ocean Race provides global microplastic map

Photo: Leg 11, from Gothenburg to The Hague, start day. 21 June, 2018. Ainhoa Sanchez/Volvo Ocean Race Only three of the 75 samples collected during...

Turn the Tide on Plastic win sixth place overall with final...

It took until the final In-Port Race, but Dee Caffari’s Turn the Tide on Plastic moved off the bottom of the race leaderboard on...

Volvo Ocean Race: Team AkzoNobel grab podium finish for Leg 7

Simeon Tienpont’s team AkzoNobel has completed the podium for Leg 7 of the Volvo Ocean Race with a third place finish into Itajaí, Brazil. It’s...

Majority of samples taken during Volvo Ocean Race contain microplastics, new...

The Volvo Ocean Race Science Programme reached a significant milestone when the race completed a global circumnavigation following its arrival into Cardiff, Wales in...

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...

Volvo Ocean Race: MAPFRE wins in Itajaí to extend In-Port Series...

The Spanish team MAPFRE won the Itajaí In-Port Race on Friday in Brazil, after battling with team AkzoNobel for the lead on the first of three...

Volvo Ocean Race is now ‘The Ocean Race’

Two decades after buying the Race from Whitbread, Volvo has now transferred ownership to a new group, led by Richard Brisius and...

Volvo Ocean Race: Brunel leads into the Luzon Strait

The six boats are tucked towards the southern tip of Taiwan, anticipating a turn to the north after leaving Taiwan to port. On the 0700...

Volvo Ocean Race: Setting a course for a healthier ocean

Photo - Johan Salén addresses the Our Ocean Conference in Bali on the subject of the future sustainability commitments of the race. Photo by Damian...

One Ocean Exploration Zone will open on Saturday at Volvo Ocean...

A full slate of activities and attractions at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport race village will expand further with the opening of the One...

URI to host live broadcast with Volvo Ocean Race sailors on...

The University of Rhode Island will bring the Volvo Ocean Race to campus on March 20 through a live video broadcast with sailors as...

Volvo Ocean Race: Vestas 11th Hour Racing involved in collision, fatality...

Vestas 11th Hour Racing, what many consider the local team competing in the Volvo Ocean Race, was involved in a collision with another vessel...

Volvo Ocean Race sailors ready to tackle Southern Ocean

Seven Volvo Ocean Race teams will embark on one of the most classic legs in offshore racing on Sunday afternoon from Auckland, New Zealand. Leg 7 of...

Aarhus confirmed as Host City for the 2021/2022 edition of The...

Race Update from The Ocean Race The Ocean Race will come to Aarhus, Denmark during the spring of 2022,...

Team Brunel and Dongfeng battle for the lead as Vestas 11th...

The battle for victory in Leg 7 of the Volvo Ocean Race took a new twist on Friday as Dongfeng Race Team moved to...

Team AkzoNobel sets record-breaking pace to lead Leg 9

Team AkzoNobel set a new record for the greatest distance sailed in 24 hours in the history of the Volvo Ocean Race on Friday, eclipsing the previous...

The next edition of the Volvo Ocean Race is taking shape

The 2021-22 edition of the world’s premiere fully-crewed around the world race will feature two classes of boats, the IMOCA 60 and the VO65...

OMEGA goes onshore in Newport to unveil the Volvo Ocean Race...

As the Official Timekeeper of the Volvo Ocean Race, OMEGA has been keeping a precise eye on this year’s action at sea. The sailors...

Volvo Ocean Race: Trade winds bring relief

Vestas 11th Hour Racing has had a productive 24 hours on Leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race, cutting its deficit to leader Turn...

Fifth Volvo Ocean Race entry Team Sun Hung Kai / Scallywag...

The fifth entry to the 2017-18 edition of the Volvo Ocean Race will sail under the name Team Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag and will represent...

Things to do on day 10 of the Volvo Ocean Race...

The Race Village at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover will be open at Fort Adams State Park from 10 am to 7 pm...

Volvo Ocean Race: Teams to face first test in Saturday’s MAPFRE...

The first official racing of the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race will take place on Saturday afternoon with the MAPFRE In-Port Race Alicante, marking the first point-scoring...