Ocean and offshore racing is the ultimate yachting challenge of the elements with many various types of yachts in a shapes and sizes. Not for the faint hearted!
Offshore & Ocean Classics:
Sydney to Hobart
Volvo Ocean Race
Clipper Round The World Race
The governing body for many of the top races is the Royal Ocean Race Club.
Close quarters on the start line for the Rolex Fastnet 2017 but also this doubles up as Stage 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race Leg Zero. Just big dinghies jousting for position..well 'Witty' thinks he's still on an 18 Footer! © Volvo Ocean Race S.L.U.
Video Producer: VR Sport Media
2700 sailors, 368 boats from 29 nations start the 605 mile offshore classic. Starting from Cowes, around the Fastnet Rock and back to Plymouth - one for the bucket list! Aerial Filming courtesy Volvo Ocean Race S.L.U.