Official Film of 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race:
Seven teams, 45,000 miles, 1 trophy. Watch all the highs and lows from sport’s toughest test of a team in the official film of the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race.
Golden Globe: No Assistance Required:
There was an era in yachting that if you wanted to complete your journey, you had better be prepared for all forms of adversity. Supplies, seamanship, and strength of character were required.
But now that technology provides the means for sailors to activate a distress signal and then sit back and wait for help to arrive, we witness how rescue agencies are being tested far more than those they are asked to save.
So it is enlightening to see Are Wiig (NOR), who is competing in the 2018 Golden Globe Race, to be fulfilling the premise of the contest in the face of adversity.
The event marks the 50th anniversary of the Sunday Times Golden Globe solo non-stop round the wor…
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