Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race - Where have they all gone?

<b>Vestas 11th Hour Racing, Team Brunel and team AkzoNobel join Scallywag in Stealth mode on final run-in to Hong Kong.</b><p><i>Where have they all gone? Day 17</i> …

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WATCH: New water target is 50 litres per person, per day - De Lille

18 January, 12:14 PM<p>During an update on the ongoing water crisis in the Western Cape, Mayco member Xanthea Limberg has said the Cape Town CBD would …

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Interview with RYA Director of Racing Ian Walker

by RYA 17 Jan 18:00 GMT<p>Ian Walker at the end of Leg 9 in the Volvo Ocean Race © Ian Roman<p>The new RYA Director of Racing talks about what his role …

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Volvo OR: Scallywag forced to the gauntlet of Luzon Strait

<b>A rapid change in the weather data is the most likely reason for the decision for Leg 4 leader SHK Scallywag opting to go into Stealth …

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2018 Pittman Innovation Awards >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Named after Freeman K. Pittman, SAIL’s long-time technical editor who died of Lou Gehrig’s disease in 1996, the Pittman Innovation Awards annually …

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Shk Scallywag Fighting To The Finish

As the Volvo Ocean Race stopover village opens in Hong Kong, the home team, SHK/Scallywag, continues its charge towards the finishing line...<p>Team Sun …

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Volvo OR: Master blasters stretch out on sprint to finish

<b>The Hong Kong entry SHK Scallywag continues to clock the longest 24-hour runs, having achieved the benchmark in 12 of the last 15 skeds on Leg 4 of</b> …

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Tough Leg For Team Brunel

In Leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race, which brings the fleet from Melbourne to Hong Kong, Team Brunel are working hard for a better position. With little …

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Spinlock to exhibit exciting new Volvo Ocean Race products at Dusseldorf Boat Show

<b>Spinlock – the award-winning designers and manufacturers of rope-holding equipment and personal safety products for water users – will be exhibiting</b> …

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How Olympic Success Grows the Sport >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Britain’s Ian Walker MBE, double Olympic medalist, America’s Cup sailor and winning Volvo Ocean Race skipper, is now the Director of Racing for the …

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Paul Exner // Surviving Irma & Sailing to Hawaii

#223: Paul Exner is one of our best friends, and easily the best sailor I’ve ever sailed with. Paul is Isbjorn’s Racing skipper, and is the only …

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Food, Water, and the Sched >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Libby Greenhalgh, who has joined Team Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag (HKG) as navigator for the fourth leg of the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race, finds her team …

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Volvo OR - Podium candidates bite the Scallywag bullet

<b>Continuing her dream run, SHK Scallywag has clocked up her eighth consecutive best 24-hour run as Leg 4 draws to a close in the 2017/18 Volvo Ocean</b> …

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Volvo Ocean Race: Images from Day 13 - Flying to Honkers

<b>The seven boat Volvo Ocean Race is making good progress heading for the finish line in Hong Kong.</b><p>It has been a character forming leg with some of the …

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Hong Kong wheelchair sailor Foo inspired by Volvo Ocean Race stars as city puts out welcome mat for incoming fleet

The “Everest of racing” is nearing its inaugural Hong Kong stopover and boats are expected to touch base at Volvo Ocean Race Festival at Kai Tak …

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strap in

<b>Big Pimpin’</b><p>In June 2016 Spinlock kicked off with a development map for the design and production of a new lifejacket harness for the Volvo Ocean Race …

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Hong Kong boat Scallywag’s lead cut in half in Volvo Ocean Race as they switch off radar in the dash for home

Hong Kong’s Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag added an intriguing twist to the final stages of leg four of the Volvo Ocean Race as they went into stealth mode …

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Alex overboard

He was a bit of a Scallywag growing up, but thank goodness he lives another day so that we can all give him a clip over the ear for not wearing a …

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► VIDEO: Volvo Ocean Race sailor rescued after being thrown overboard

• Other Sports<br>• Jan 15, 2018<p>Volvo Ocean Race leader Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag made an emergency manoeuvre in the Pacific Ocean to recover crew member …

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Speeds up with fleet targeting a Friday finish in Volvo Ocean Race Leg 4

<b>Team Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag increased their lead in Leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race on Monday as the sprint for the Hong Kong finish line moved inside</b> …

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Escaping winter’s frosty grasp with two great offshore races

<b>As the winter of 2017/2018 extends its icy headlock across North America, bringing with it chilly temps and short days, many sailors find ways to</b> …

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Volvo Ocean Race: Charging home

<b>The Scallywag crew is sailing like a team motivated to be first home into Hong Kong, charging west at the head of the fleet.</b><p>Scallywag continues to …

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Volvo OR: Scallywag does 500nm 24hr run extends lead

<b>SHK Scallywag has clocked a 500nm 24-hour run up to the 0100UTC report on January 15, which has taken her out to almost 70nm ahead of the second</b> …

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Man overboard on leader Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag in Volvo Ocean Race Leg 4

by Volvo Ocean Race 14 Jan 16:21 GMT 14 January 2018<p>Volvo Ocean Race Leg 4, Melbourne to Hong Kong, day 13 Big speeds and lots of water over the deck …

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Oceans of adventure: Olympian Annalise Murphy on her greatest ever sailing challenge

We're on a Volvo Ocean 65 racing boat in Lisbon, Portugal and Annalise is showing me the bunk she'll be sleeping in for nearly nine months. Like the …

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Volvo OR: Scallywag still looking good for Leg 4 win

<b>At the race sked (2036UTC on Jan 13, 2018) the Hong Kong entry SHK Scallywag is still favoured to win Leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race and be first into</b> …

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Volvo OR: Doldrums hell ride appears to be over

<b>The topsy-turvy passage through the Doldrums for the Volvo Ocean Race fleet may have come to an end.</b><p>Under some pressure - maybe internal - it has …

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Volvo OR - Scallywag predicted to win Leg 4

<b>The Hong Kong entry which has topped the leaderboard for the last few skeds is predicted to win Leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race in six and a half days</b> …

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Clouds slow down Scallywag but Hong Kong boat still enjoys healthy lead in Volvo Ocean Race

Hong Kong boat Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag is now involved in a full-on drag race towards the finish line in leg four of the Volvo Ocean Race after losing …

News (China)

No stone unturned: behind the scenes with Dongfeng Race Team

A plume of spray smokes from the windward rudder of <i>Turn the Tide on Plastic</i>. The guest crew on board are whooping, giddy with the exhilaration of the …

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