La notizia che era nell’aria da un po’ diventa ufficiale: il sesto team che parteciperà alla prossima Volvo Ocean Race è spagnolo e sarà guidato dal velista e imprenditore galiziano Pedro Campos. Per Campos si tratta della quarta partecipazione al giro del mondo a tappe in equipaggio, dopo quelle di Movistar (2005/06), Team Telefónica (con
Spain is back for the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 with a boat spearheaded by two of the country’s leading sailors, Iker Martínez and Xabi Fernández who will be aiming to help claim their nation’s first victory.
Volvo Ocean Race, Grant Dalton e Pedro Campos cercano fondi
Grant Dalton e Pedro Campos, in rappresentanza di Emirates Team New Zealand e Team Campos, hanno siglato un accordo di collaborazione in merito al fund rising utile per partecipare alla prossima Volvo Ocean Race.
The information concerning the joint Kiwi-Spanish entry in the Volvo Ocean Race is getting more detailed. According to top Spanish journalist Pedro Sardina, Gazprom and Emirates Airlines will sponsor Emirates Team New Zealand with €10 million while an additional €2 million will come from the New Zealand government
In an interview to TV3 News, Dalton, recently-arrived from Madrid, confirmed he signed an agreement with Team Campos to file a joint Volvo Ocean Race entry. Emirates Team New Zealand will run the Kiwi-Spanish team and Chris Nicholson will skipper it
Well-informed sources indicate that in addition to Team SCA and Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, we should expect teams from the Netherlands, Spain, New Zealand, Great Britain and China
The 32nd Copa del Rey Mapfre concluded today.read more
Day four of the Copa del Rey Mapfre saw the fleet complete two windward-leewards for all classes except for the G.H. Mumm ORC 1 and ORC 2, which sailed a coastal race.read more
Copa del Rey MAPFRE today had a new participant in H.R.H. Prince Felipe of Spain who took over the helm of the Spanish Navy’s IRC 52 Aifos in the Hublot IRC 1 class.read more