Get in the GAME - Virtual Volvo Ocean Race
The 12th edition of the Volvo Ocean Race kicked off on October 11th from Alicante, Spain including 7 teams sailing through 11 ports and 38,739 nautical miles with the final in-port finish in Gothenburg, Sweden on June 27th, 2015.
Volvo Ocean Race and Virtual Regatta.com have teamed up to get you into the action! This arm-chair online system allows players to participate in all nine legs of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, with your virtual boat. Your boat sails 24h a day/ seven days a week. It’s up to the player to select the best heading and sails for the conditions.
Sail Canada and Volvo Cars of Canada want YOU to get in the GAME! Sign up HERE to play and you could be eligible to win! Stay tuned for more details!
All the action begins tomorrow, Saturday October 11th!
photo credit: Ainhoa Sanchez/VolvoOceanRacing
About Volvo Cars of Canada:
Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. is part of the Volvo Car Group of Gothenburg, Sweden. The company provides marketing, sales, parts, service, technology and training support to the 38 Volvo automobile retailers across the country. The S60, S80 and XC60 are among only 22 vehicles that have been awarded the prestigious new Top Safety Pick+ by IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety). Volvo Cars is committed to Vision 2020, our goal that no one shall be killed or seriously injured in a Volvo by the year 2020.
About Sail Canada:
Established in 1931, Sail Canada (formerly known as the Canadian Yachting Association) is the national governing body for the sport of sailing. The Association promotes sailing in all its forms through collaboration with our partners, the Provincial Sailing Associations, member clubs, schools, and many individual stakeholders.