Volvo Ocean Race Newport stays on sustainability course with Biodiesel

Biodiesel will be working overtime as the Volvo Ocean Race ports in Newport, Rhode Island for its only North American stopover. The global race,...

Things to do on day 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race...

The Race Village at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover will be open at Fort Adams State Park from 11 am to 7 pm...

Things to do on day 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race...

The Race Village at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover will be open at Fort Adams State Park from 11am to 7 pm today. There...

Sail Newport: More than 40,000 have already visited the Volvo Ocean...

The first week of the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover has attracted more than 40,000 visitors to the Race Village at Fort Adams State...

Things to do on day 7 of the Volvo Ocean Race...

The Race Village at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover will be open at Fort Adams State Park from 11am to 7 pm today. There...

Things to do on day 5 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...

Things to do on day 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race...

The Race Village at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover will be open at Fort Adams State Park from 11 am to 7 pm...

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...

Things to do on day 3 of the Volvo Ocean Race...

The Race Village at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover will be open at Fort Adams State Park from 11 am to 7 pm...

Photo Gallery: Coast Guard aircraft honor, fly over Volvo Ocean Race...

A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane and an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter flew over the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover...

Things to do on day 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race...

The Race Village at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover will be open at Fort Adams State Park from 11 am to 7 pm...

Governor Raimondo, local dignitaries officially open Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover...

The Volvo Ocean Race returned to Newport this morning for the first time since 2015. Despite the early arrivals, hundreds of people were on...

Volvo Ocean Race: MAPFRE, Team Brunel, Vestas 11th Hour Racing land...

The Spanish team MAPFRE stunned the Volvo Ocean Race fleet on Tuesday morning by stealing a win in Leg 8, with a shocking come-from-behind victory into...

Live Blog: Volvo Ocean Race arrivals in Newport

After racing for more than two weeks and for more than 5,500 miles from Brazil to Newport, the Volvo Ocean Race fleet is expected...

Volvo Ocean Race: Team Brunel keep upper hand – but it’s...

The Dutch crew, skippered by esteemed round the world yachtsman Bouwe Bekking, were speeding up after making it through a light wind patch lying...

Volvo Ocean Race: Closing the game on the final approach

The Volvo Ocean Race teams were preparing to gybe on Sunday and begin the final run into the Leg 8 finish in Newport, USA. Team Brunel continue...

Volvo Ocean Race: Grinding out every advantage

Charles Caudrelier’s Dongfeng Race Team, the overall leader of the Volvo Ocean Race, has spent the past 24 hours grinding down leg leader Team...

Volvo Ocean Race: Leaders under pressure as the race closes up

Bekking’s Dutch-flagged crew jumped into the top spot on May 1 after exiting the Doldrums and have so far defended their position despite spirited...

Podcast: A convo with Brad Read, Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover

The Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover Race Village opens in just five days at Fort Adams State Park. Brad Read, Executive Director of Sail Newport,...

Volvo Ocean Race: Small changes making the difference

At 1300 UTC every team apart from Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag had broken the magical mark of sailing 500 miles in 24 hours, lapping up the...

Volvo Ocean Race: Miles falling away as fleet speeds towards Newport

Stage leaders Team Brunel continue to set the pace as they blast along at more than 22 knots, matching the wind for speed, and...

Volvo Ocean Race: Into the trades, racing north

Yesterday, the goal for the leading group was to be the first to pick up the northeast trade winds and Brunel has done just...

Volvo Ocean Race: Into the North

Just over a week into Leg 8 from Itajaí, Brazil, to Newport, USA, Charlie Enright’s American crew crossed into the northern hemisphere at 10:39:40 UTC followed...

Volvo Ocean Race: A closer game

Four teams are within four miles of the lead as Leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race enters its second week on Sunday morning. As at 1100...

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...