(the) Volvo Ocean Race

(the) Volvo Ocean Race
the Volvo Ocean Race [the Volvo Ocean Race]
a major international race for sailing boats. They start and finish in ↑Portsmouth or ↑Southampton, England, and race in stages to different ports around the world. The race takes place every four years and was called the Whitbread Round the World Race until 1988.

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