VIDEO from and Volvo Ocean Race: In-Port Race in Alicante to Mark the Beginning of Volvo Ocean Race in One Year

Oct 29, 2010, 11:01 ET from from ,Volvo Ocean Race

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In exactly one year from now, the 2011-12 Volvo Ocean Race will start with the first in-port race in the Port of Alicante, Spain, on October 29 2011. The in-port races will take place in every host city before the start of each leg and will award 20 percent of the total points on offer throughout the entire Volvo Ocean Race. The race course for the in-port racing will be set as close to the shore as possible, which will allow the spectators to get close to the action without having to be on the water. Available material includes soundbites and general

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