Volvo Ocean Race

And they are off to The Hague!!
Places we have been:
Alicante, Spain
Lisbon, Portugal
Cape Town
Hong Kong
Newport RI
Cardiff, Wales

The Volvo Ocean Race (VOR) is a sailing race that takes seven teams over 45,000 miles around the world and stopping at 12 cities.  Students have adopted teams and will be charting the routes, learning the importance of working together, hard work, and perseverance while learning about international cities. Information about the races, results,  teams, and great photos and videos can be found at:

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The teams for the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race and their websites 

Team Brunel (Netherlands)  

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Dongfeng ( China)

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Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag ( Hong Kong)

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Mapfre (Spain)  AND

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Vestas 11th Hour  racing (USA/Denmark)

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Turn the Tide ( UN/Global)   AND

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AkzoNobel (Netherlands)   AND

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