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British sailor 'presumed lost at sea' after going overboard in the Volvo Ocean Race
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British sailor 'presumed lost at sea' after going overboard in the Volvo Ocean Race

Mar 27th 2018, 10:20 AM 21,074 Views 4 Comments

John Fisher was swept overboard Monday afternoon.

Shelving the 2020 dream for an around the world 'once in a lifetime opportunity'
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Shelving the 2020 dream for an around the world 'once in a lifetime opportunity'

Oct 5th 2017, 6:30 AM 5,134 Views 1 Comment

We spoke to Ireland’s Olympic silver medalist Annalise Murphy as she prepares to set sail on the Volvo Ocean Race.

Galway Volvo Ocean Race worth €60.5 million to Irish economy
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Galway Volvo Ocean Race worth €60.5 million to Irish economy

Nov 26th 2012, 1:15 PM 5,143 Views 13 Comments

Over 500,000 people visited Galway city for the festival with 16% of those coming from outside of Ireland.

Volvo Ocean Race brings €100 million into Galway
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Volvo Ocean Race brings €100 million into Galway

Jul 8th 2012, 5:56 PM 7,669 Views 31 Comments

More than 900,000 people have been in Galway for the festivities.

Taoiseach: "Galway went global this week" with Volvo Ocean Race
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Taoiseach: "Galway went global this week" with Volvo Ocean Race

Jul 5th 2012, 8:52 PM 5,777 Views 13 Comments

Enda Kenny said that the race finale had brought the kind of audience and publicity “that no marketing budget could ever buy”.

VIDEO: Groupama take Volvo Ocean Race in Galway
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VIDEO: Groupama take Volvo Ocean Race in Galway

Jul 3rd 2012, 10:09 AM 1,130 Views 0 Comments

The French boat, with Kerryman Damian Foxall on board, ended the eight month race with victory in the west.

Fáilte Ireland: Get out of bed and welcome Volvo Ocean Race
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Fáilte Ireland: Get out of bed and welcome Volvo Ocean Race

Jul 2nd 2012, 10:17 AM 6,158 Views 12 Comments

Kerryman Damian Foxall is the watch leader on French entry Groupama, and says that “anything but overall victory” would be a disaster for them.

Unhappy Campers: Volvo Ocean Race team encounters massive wave
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Unhappy Campers: Volvo Ocean Race team encounters massive wave

Jun 17th 2012, 2:49 PM 1,003 Views 0 Comments

Check out this footage from the Volvo Ocean Race.

Twitter buoy to transmit Volvo Ocean Race info
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Twitter buoy to transmit Volvo Ocean Race info

Jun 14th 2012, 2:47 PM 2,100 Views 3 Comments

Want to track the Volvo Ocean Race in real time – no matter where you are? Now you can thanks to a dedicated Twitter account.

The Morning Score: Wednesday
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The Morning Score: Wednesday

May 30th 2012, 9:33 AM 319 Views 0 Comments

Five sporting stories that will thrill, enthrall, shock, excite and inform in equal measure.

VIDEO: Team New Zealand swerve to avoid whale in Volvo Ocean Race
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VIDEO: Team New Zealand swerve to avoid whale in Volvo Ocean Race

May 30th 2012, 9:03 AM 557 Views 0 Comments

“It’s on the left, ON THE LEFT!”

Unoccupied: Gardaí remove protesters from Eyre Square
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Unoccupied: Gardaí remove protesters from Eyre Square

May 16th 2012, 8:06 AM 3,043 Views 51 Comments

Local councillors had been putting pressure on Gardaí to remove the Galway camp ahead of the Volvo Ocean Race next month.

The Daily Fix: Thursday
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The Daily Fix: Thursday

Dec 29th 2011, 7:57 PM 5,431 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s fix: Irish people’s biggest worry for 2012, a rise in the number of tourists visiting Ireland (finally!) – and time travel exists. Kind of.

Armed ship called in to protect Volvo Ocean Race from pirates
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Armed ship called in to protect Volvo Ocean Race from pirates

Dec 29th 2011, 4:44 PM 3,658 Views 8 Comments

Director Jack Lloyd declares the race’s anti-piracy plan a success following delicate eight-hour operation.