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6 edition of Ocean race found in the catalog.

Ocean race

a sea venture

by Peter Burchard

  • 98 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yacht racing -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Yacht racing.

  • About the Edition

    Presents a firsthand account of a voyage aboard an oceangoing sailboat on the biennial Newport to Bermuda Race.

    Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [123]

    Statementby Peter Burchard ; with photos. by the author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV832 .B87 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4543757M
    ISBN 100399205802
    LC Control Number77011034
    OCLC/WorldCa3224022

    Specifically, Edwards set her sights on the Whitbread Round the World Race (now known as the Ocean Race), a grueling yachting competition established Author: Rachel Handler.   In my search, I found that The Cruise of the Fleur-de-Lys in the Ocean Race does not display a great deal of its history of compilation in detail. The only information stated clearly is the names of the author, publishing company, and that the book was privately printed.

      The Volvo Ocean Race, the world's most challenging yacht race takes 7 yachts 9-months to sail 45k miles around the world. This year it is spreading a message of sustainability and clean seas. It is now in Auckland on a stopover before starting its most difficult leg, sailing the Southern Ocean to Brazil.   The loss of the sailor was the second in recent Volvo Ocean Race history. The Dutch sailor Hans Horrevoets went overboard in a North Atlantic gale during the edition.

      Exploring the deep: the race to the ocean floor – Science Weekly podcast Sixty years ago, explorers first descended metres to the Challenger Deep of the Mariana Trench, the deepest.   If you follow ocean racing, you've likely heard that change is afoot at the Volvo Ocean Race. In late May it was announced that the race had been sold to Atlant Ocean Racing Spain, which is led by Richard Brisius, Johan Salén and Jan Litborn, and while Volvo Cars will hold onto some sponsorship of the event, it's unclear what the event's moniker will be, .


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