Volvo Ocean Race: How to follow the Dongfeng In Port Race in Guangzhou
Friday, February 2, 2018 9:02 AM
Guangzhou is the latest stop for the Volvo Ocean Race In Port Race Series. The Dongfeng In Port Race is scheduled to start at 1500 local time, with racing to take place on a tight race course in the shadow of the Humen Bridge.
Dongfeng Race Team and MAPFRE enter the race tied on 25 points at the top of the Series leaderboard, with Team Brunel fending off team AkzoNobel for third place.
How to follow the Dongfeng In-Port Race in Guangzhou on Saturday February 3:
Racing starts at 1500 local time (0700 UTC), but due to technical limitations, video coverage will be available "as live" at 2300 local time (1500 UTC).
On the website:
Head to www.volvooceanrace.com to catch a live blog of the action from 1450 local time (0650 UTC). The usual post race story will be posted shortly after racing has finished.
Check out Facebook:
We'll post the "as live" video at 2300 local time (1500 UTC) -– you can go to our page to schedule a reminder so you don't miss it.
Check out Twitter:
We'll be tweeting live updates from the race course beginning at 1450 local time (0650 GMT). Join the conversation on Twitter with the "as live" broadcast at 2300 local time (1500 UTC) by visiting live.twitter.com/volvooceanrace and tweeting us with #volvooceanrace. Check it out as we share the best content from the teams, stakeholders and fans on our feed
Join us on our live blog:
We'll be blogging all the moves, previews and news from the racetrack on our live blog, including the best of clips and social content, from 1450 local time (0650 UTC). You can find it at www.volvooceanrace.com under the 'Racing' section.
Download the app:
It's full of great content and fits on your mobile phone. Why wouldn't you want the official Volvo Ocean Race app? Head to the App Store or Google Play to download it. It's called Volvo Ocean Race.
Come down to the Race Village:
Based in the Nansha Marina, we've got a fantastic Race Village including the Volvo Ocean Race Dome as well as the Super 60 Concept Boat. The Village is jam-packed full of interactive elements, innovative structures and loads of exciting things to do.
Current Volvo Ocean Race In-Port Race Series Leaderboard
1. Dongfeng Race Team – 25 points
2. MAPFRE – 25 points
3. Team Brunel – 17 points
5. team AkzoNobel – 16 points
4. Vestas 11th Hour Racing – 12 points
6. Sun Hung Kai / Scallywag – 9 points
7. Turn the Tide on Plastic – 7 points