2018-05-17 / Around Town

DID YOU KNOW?

The Volvo Ocean Race Trophy, made from silver plate and aluminum, weighs nearly 20 pounds and has been awarded to the winning crew each race since 1973-74. Each ring on the award is engraved with the year, course, winning boat and skipper of that race. A new circle will be added for every edition and the trophy will ultimately become an engineering challenge – just like the race itself.

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