Friday, May 15, 2009

The International Competition You Probably Aren't Following

The Volvo Ocean Race gets ready for leg 7, from Boston to Galway, Ireland - 2500 miles across the North Atlantic. Sail-World.com : Ericsson 4 skipper warns not to under estimate leg 7 Volvo Ocean Race They leave one team's hometown (Puma is - sort of - based in Boston, or at least has a lot ties to the city) and head to another. Galway, as the Irish port in the race is home to the Irish contingent of Green Dragon.

The leader board can be found at this link. (Ericsson 4 is winning currently. Puma is in 3rd place, Green Dragon in 5th.)

You can find some video at this link.

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