2014 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Volvo Ocean Race - The Abu Dhabi stopover

  • Get up close to Azzam and the Volvo Ocean Race fleet this weekend Photo by Ian Roman

When: Dec 31, 2011 Jan 14, 2012 (Ended)

Time: $StartTime$ to $EndTime$



Join Abu Dhabi as it welcomes a procession of awe-inspiring racing yachts, sea hardened sailors and more than 100,000 fans.
The six-strong Volvo Ocean Race fleet – which includes the UAE’s Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing team –will compete in the in-port race on the 13th January. Whilst in the capital, the stunning Volvo Open 70 race yachts, the fastest in the world, will be on display at the Destination Village, allowing fans to get up close to these ultimate sailing machines, and to get behind the scenes and see the shore teams carry out repairs and modifications.



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