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How Do You Prepare for the World's Toughest Sailing Race? Volvo Ocean Race Sailors Explain

This is the first in a series of articles that will follow the Volvo Ocean Race, focusing on its extraordinary aspects that will appeal to an audience unfamiliar with competitive sailing. The nine month race around the planet is the world's toughest sailing competition. When the six boats set out from Alicante, Spain in November, [...]

January 19, 2012
8:19 PM EST
Photo: Amory Ross / PUMA Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race
Photo: Amory Ross / PUMA Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race
The Mar Mostro. Photo: PUMA Ocean Racing
Photo: Amory Ross / PUMA Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race
Photo: Amory Ross / PUMA Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race
Sailing in the rain. Photo: Amory Ross / PUMA Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race

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