EXPLORER is sailing up the coast to Newport with Glacier
Society team. Currently in Virginia Beach for some last minute supplies.
Arrival date in Newport is May 1, 2015. EXPLORER will serve as the escort and press
boat for the Volvo Ocean Race. http://www.volvooceanracenewport.com/en/home.html
Today marks day one of the Volvo Ocean Race fleet from
Brazil to Newport, RI. MAPFRE takes the lead, with American Team Alvimedica
following closely behind. Fans wait
patiently as these boats dock in Newport, preparing for the twelve day public
Click here to read a recent article about the race:
Follow the EXPLORER’s journey by going to the app store on
your smartphone and downloading Marine Traffic.
This app allows you to virtually track the EXPLORER on its journey up
the coast to Newport.
Stay with us on
the journey and consider making a contribution to The Glacier Society. We will send you a special gift for all
contributions over $59. http://glaciersociety.the-voice.com/?page_id=208