Nobody expected Scallywag to be the first team across the finish line in Hong Kong. Here's how one critical decision and a brilliant man-overboard recovery got this unlikely long shot...
As the teams in the Volvo Ocean Race prepare for Leg 3 of the race, it's as good at time as any to start following the action (if you haven't been already).
A primer for anyone that is interested in learning more about the Volvo Ocean Race (formerly known as the Whitbred Around the World Race).
The Weekend Sailor is a new feature documentary about the unexpected victory of the Mexican yacht Sayula II in the first crewed sailing race around the world in 1974.
"It's just like a nine-month marathon. You're not really enjoying it, but it's the reward you reap at the end that's worth it."