The Volvo Ocean Race represents a big undertaking, for fans as well as competitors. Multiple legs and stopovers over the course of the better part of a year can make it tough to keep track what’s going on, especially in the beginning. Click on the links below to get yourself up to speed.
Chartering the U.S. and Spanish Virgins
Flying into Tortola in the British Virgin Islands one December morning, three months after Hurricane Irma, I felt like a war correspondent dispatched to the battlefront rather than a sailing magazine writer on an assignment to go cruising.As my LIAT plane descended toward Beef ...read more