Teams left Cape Town, South Africa on Wednesday and will spend about 20 days sailing to Abu Dhabi. Team Alvimedica, which has 3 crew members from Rhode Island, is currently in first place in the second leg of the race.
The race will be coming to Newport in May, you can check out more information about that here.
Check out some highlights of the start of leg #2
See other Volvo Ocean Race blogs here:
Leg #1 Blog
Cover photo by Marc Bow/Volvo Ocean Race.