The Volvo Ocean Race is often described as the longest and toughest professional sporting event in the world. It’s sailing’s toughest team challenge and, along with the Olympics and The America’s Cup, is one of the sport’s ‘Big Three’ events. The 2015-16 edition took the teams around the world in 9 legs, over 39,000 nautical miles, across four oceans, touching six continents and to 11 landmark Host Cities. In a team of 8 members, this year, the rules were modified so that each crew had to have t
This week on Chill, it’s water skiing around the world, we’re at the jumping in Australia and the slalom in Palembang. We check out PKRA Mexico, then catch up with surfing sensations, Courtney Cologue and Sage Erickson.This week on Chill, it’s water skiing around the world, we’re at the jumping in Australia and the slalom in Palembang. We check out PKRA Mexico, then catch up with surfing sensations, Courtney Cologue and Sage Erickson.
Ye Ol Oyster House (the oldest restaurant in the US), a Yacht B&B, a bike tour, the Freedom Trail walking tour, a Boston Harbor boat tour and Alex MacDougal.
Catwalk model Kate Peck takes part in the Sydney to Mooloolaba Yacht Race, with no experience at sea she has to learn to sail from scratch and faces oncoming cyclones, climbing the mast and sleep deprivation to prove herself as a worthy crew member on board Sydney catamaran, Ricochet.
Spetses is best known for its maritime history, and is the perfect place to learn about the nautical past of the country and many of the most significant people and moments in Greece’s history. On this occasion, I’ve also timed my visit so I could see the spectacle that is the Spetses Classic Yacht Regatta.