Volvo Ocean Race 2018

On 22nd October, the Volvo Ocean Race fleet set off from Alicante, Spain on a race around the world, visiting 12 cities touching six continents – and for the first time in its history the race will stop in Cardiff, from 27 May to 10 June 2018. The Volvo Ocean Race festival site, the Race Village, will be located on the scenic Cardiff Bay Barrage. The two week free event will host a variety of entertainment and Volvo Ocean Race-themed attractions. It will also have a Welsh flavour, with Welsh producers offering locally-sourced food and drink.

Volvo Ocean Race 2017 – 18: Cardiff leg dates Race Village opening:

• 27 May 2018 In-Port Race
• 8 June 2018 Leg Start
• 10 June 2018

More information:

Volvo Ocean Race official site
Volvo Ocean Race 2017 – 18 Cardiff website