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.
Experience: Wild Ride
My Hartley 38, Moet, is pounding into massive Pacific Ocean seas. One week of continuous storm conditions has taken me 700 miles south of Fiji, heading for New Zealand. Every few seconds the bow lifts out of the water and hangs in midair for a moment while I tense my muscles, ...read more