Date — 4 November, 2011
With only one day to go before the start of the official race, IWC is pleased to reveal the online race tracker for the Volvo Ocean Race. Follow IWC’s boat, Azzam, helmed by the Abu Dhabi Racing team, as it sails around the world. The race tracker will always have up to date information on boats’ location and ranking in the race, through the next nine months of this gruelling challenge.
Check IWC.com each month as we also bring you live updates from every port.
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