Tag Archives: Team Sanya

And Then There Were 2: Puma and Telefonica Last Boats Standing in Leg 5

The longest and most difficult leg of the Volvo Ocean Race has proven to be just that. The boats are dropping out of Leg 5 left and right. By the time this hits your inbox, things will likely have changed … Continue reading

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Team Sanya Out of VOR Legs 5 and 6 After Rudder Damage

More problems plague teams on Leg 5 of the Volvo Ocean Race. Team Sanya will make their return to competitive action in the Volvo Ocean Race in Miami, with the team reluctantly announcing on Monday that all options that would … Continue reading

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Sanya Down on Their Luck; Determined to Return for Leg 3

For the second time in two legs, Team Sanya is facing a test of resource and resolve just to continue in the race, but for skipper Mike Sanderson, there is no doubt the team will be  ready to pounce in … Continue reading

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Dropouts From Leg 1 of VOR Racing the Clock to Start Leg 2

The three teams that suffered damage in Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race are now racing the clock to get their boats back in the game for the in-port racing on December 10th and the start of Leg 2 … Continue reading

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VOR Off to Exciting Start; Two Boats Suffer Major Damage

The Volvo Ocean Race truly lived up to its name as the toughest ocean race a mere six hours off the start on Saturday when Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing was clobbered by a wave and broke their mast and Team … Continue reading

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Chinese Team Recruits Kiwi Skipper for VOR

Team Sanya reveals its secret weapon in the Volvo Ocean Race, but will it be enough for a win? We’re looking forward to finding out come fall. Despite its huge technical and financial resources, the most populous nation on the … Continue reading

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