6 Dec 2013, 08:00UTC | News
Leading sailing marine electronics manufacturer B&G will supply all navigation systems for the one-design Volvo Ocean 65s in the next edition of the race to continue their long-standing relationship with the event.
4 Dec 2013, 16:28UTC | News
Team Brunel skipper Bouwe Bekking is back for his seventh Volvo Ocean Race campaign but this one is particularly special for the Dutchman - he's sailing for his country. In our latest video, we interviewed Bekking and the other key people behind…
3 Dec 2013, 08:00UTC | News
Dutch sailor Bouwe Bekking will skipper a new campaign launched by Brunel on Tuesday in Amsterdam. This will be his seventh participation and the sponsor’s third involvement in the race – both Bekking and Brunel are back to win the Volvo…
2 Dec 2013, 17:30UTC | News
Dongfeng Race Team’s Volvo Ocean 65 hit the water for the first time on Monday afternoon in southern England. It was a key moment for the Chinese entry in the next edition of the race – and another step towards the red boat’s first sail.
2 Dec 2013, 09:57UTC | News
The world famous Red Arrows air display team visited Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing's training boat during the Al Ain Aerobatic Show. The pilots found both crews needed plenty of characteristics in common after meeting sailor Adil Khalid.
29 Nov 2013, 09:51UTC | News
It's been a couple of months now since the first Volvo Ocean 65 - our one-design boat to tackle the next two Volvo Ocean Races - hit the water and the world's media have had the chance to see our new baby close up. They certainly like what they…
27 Nov 2013, 14:29UTC | News
Volvo Ocean Race competitor and America’s Cup winner Simeon Tienpont was awarded yesterday with the highest honour in Dutch sailing - a trophy named after the only skipper from the Netherlands who ever won the race, Conny van Rietschoten.…
27 Nov 2013, 11:30UTC | News
With a new one-design boat comes a new kind of crew. Race director Jack Lloyd tells us how the teams sailing the Volvo Ocean 65s are likely to be made up in 2014-15 – and what kind of sailors will be needed onboard.