Category Archives: Volvo Ocean Race

Clipper Race: shocker ending in Qingdao

By | March 15, 2018

Visit Seattle, Skippered by 24-year-old British sailor Nikki Henderson, has pulled off a sensational victory in Race 8 of the thirteen stage Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race, stealing the victory from PSP Logistics in the final few miles of the race to Qingdao, China… Visit Seattle crossed the finish line off the coast… Read More »

Plastic bag ban as VOR hits Auckland

By | March 2, 2018

The arrival of the Volvo Ocean Race and the campaign to Turn the Tide on Plastic in Auckland has coincided with a petition hand in to the New Zealand Government demanding a ban on single-use plastic bags. The 65,000-signature petition was handed to Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage, asking the Government for a regulatory ban on… Read More »