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Volvo 70

Volvo 70

The Volvo Ocean 70 is the state-of-the-art yacht used in the Volvo Ocean Race. The VO70 'ABN AMRO TWO' skippered by Sebastien Josse holds the monohull 24 hour record at 562.96 nautical miles averaging 23.45 knots.

© Paul Todd / Volvo Ocean Race © Paul Todd / Volvo Ocean Race
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I Love Poland sets sail on the RORC Transatlantic Race in association with the IMA.
© RORC / James Mitchell
I Love Poland's crew pose after competing the first event in the IMA Caribbean Maxi Challenge.
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
Y2K sailors Shanae Jervier and Daniel Brown are racing on board the powerful 70ft canting keel ocean racer Ocean Breeze on Axxess Marine Y2K Race Day at Antigua Sailing Week
© Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com
Volvo 70 Ocean Breeze, chartered to Steve Travis from the Seattle Yacht Club - Antigua Sailing Week
© Alastair Abrehart
Cape2Rio Race
© Kurt Arrigo / Rolex
Franck Cammas' Groupama 4 sealed victory for the French team at their first attempt in the 2011-12 edition of the Volvo Ocean Race
© Paul Todd / Volvo AB
VO70 Ocean Breeze rounds up the windward mark on their leeward rudder on day 4 of the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta
© Laurens Morel
The former Camper VO70 is now Kess-Jan Bos' HYPR and has the fullest of regatta programs this season.
© James Tomlinson / www.jamestomlinsonphotography.co.uk
RORC Caribbean 600 - Polish National Foundation's Volvo 70 I Love Poland (POL), skippered by Grzegorz Baranowski, was third in IRC Super Zero
© Tim Wright / www.photoaction.com
The VO70 I Love Poland - RORC Caribbean 600
© Robert Hajduk
The Polish National Foundation's I Love Poland (POL) was the first of six Volvo 70s to finish the race - 2022 RORC Caribbean 600
© Tim Wright / photoaction.com
Fifth Maxi to finish the RORC Transatlantic Race - The Volvo 70 HYPR (ESP) skippered by Jens Lindner included 5 professional and 11 corinthian crew, including the youngest in the race - 18-year-old Filip Henriksson
© Louay Habib / RORC
The Volvo Open 70 I Love Poland makes her way into Port Louis Marina
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
I Love Poland arrives in Grenada for the finish of the RORC Transatlantic Race
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Volvo 70 I Love Poland (POL) finished the RORC Transatlantic Race in an elapsed time of 10 days 11 hrs 12 mins and 50 secs. Skippered by Grzegorz Baranowski, the team is composed of young talented Polish sailors
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Riding on a better pressure from the northwest, Volvo 70 L4 Trifork (DEN) helmed by Joern Larsen is reeling in the 100ft Maxi Comanche on day five of the RORC Transatlantic Race
© Soren Wiegand / Aksel Magdhal / L4 Trifork
The Volvo 70 L4 Trifork (DEN) was the most northerly boat of the RORC Transatlantic Race fleet (at 1800 UTC on 9 Jan)
© James Mitchell / RORC
Lance Shepherd's Telefonica Black will be racing with charter guests as they rip round the course on the Volvo 70
© Tim Wright / photoaction.com
First mile of the 49th Rolex Fastnet Race
© Tom Hicks / www.solentaction.com
First mile of the 49th Rolex Fastnet Race
© Tom Hicks / www.solentaction.com
First mile of the 49th Rolex Fastnet Race
© Tom Hicks / www.solentaction.com
VO70 'I Love Poland' - Rolex Fastnet Race
© James Tomlinson
The signature shot of ABN AMRO 1 skippered by Mike Sanderson, as she passes Lizard Pt on the way to winning the 2005-06 Volvo Ocean race
© Oskar Kihlborg
I Love Poland - Rolex Middle Sea Race
© Rolex / Carlo Borlenghi
Monohull Line Honours: Green Dragon: Kees Bos, Alexis Duvernoy, Jonathan Florent, Florian Guezennec, Jens Lindner, Angel Lingorski, Jorge Lorenzo Roman, Elena Malakhatka, Peter Marchal, August Ruckman, Johannes Schwarz, Anton Tajiev, Ada Westerinen
© Ed Gifford / RORC
Johannes Schwarz's Volvo 70 Green Dragon making their way to start of the 7th RORC Transatlantic Race from Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, C.I
© RORC / James Mitchell
Celebrations on board Johannes Schwarz's Volvo 70 Green Dragon after winning the IMA Trophy and Monohull Line Honours in the RORC Transatlantic Race - Finishing in an elapsed time of 9 days, 18 hours, 53 mins and 40 secs
© Ed Gifford / RORC
Johannes Schwarz's Volvo 70 Green Dragon is expected to take Monohull Line Honours in the RORC Transatlantic Race
© James Mitchell / RORC
Johannes Schwarz's Volvo 70 Green Dragon
© Tim Wright / photoaction.com
Volvo 70 'I Love Poland' takes monohull line honours in the 2020 Rolex Middle Sea Race
© Rolex / Kurt Arrigo