Posts Tagged Oceans

Volvo Ocean Race boats tip over in Southern Ocean

ALICANTE, Spain (AP) — Boats in the Volvo Ocean Race were hit by the roughest conditions in the race to date on Tuesday as waves pounded competitors in the Southern Ocean.

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Iceberg forces detour in 5th leg of Volvo Ocean Race

ALICANTE, Spain (AP) — Volvo Ocean Race crews are speeding through the Southern Ocean toward Cape Horn in the fifth leg Sunday after organizers guided them clear of a 1-kilometre (0.6-mile) wide iceberg that was blocking their path.

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