#Volvo Ocean Race
# volvo-ocean-race - Monday 26 November, 2012
Over 500,000 people visited Galway city for the festival with 16% of those coming from outside of Ireland.
# volvo-ocean-race - Sunday 8 July, 2012
More than 900,000 people have been in Galway for the festivities.
# volvo-ocean-race - Thursday 5 July, 2012
Enda Kenny said that the race finale had brought the kind of audience and publicity “that no marketing budget could ever buy”.
# volvo-ocean-race - Tuesday 3 July, 2012
The French boat, with Kerryman Damian Foxall on board, ended the eight month race with victory in the west.
# volvo-ocean-race - Monday 2 July, 2012
Kerryman Damian Foxall is the watch leader on French entry Groupama, and says that “anything but overall victory” would be a disaster for them.
# volvo-ocean-race - Sunday 17 June, 2012
Check out this footage from the Volvo Ocean Race.
# volvo-ocean-race - Thursday 14 June, 2012
Want to track the Volvo Ocean Race in real time – no matter where you are? Now you can thanks to a dedicated Twitter account.
# volvo-ocean-race - Wednesday 30 May, 2012
Five sporting stories that will thrill, enthrall, shock, excite and inform in equal measure.
“It’s on the left, ON THE LEFT!”
# volvo-ocean-race - Wednesday 16 May, 2012
Local councillors had been putting pressure on Gardaí to remove the Galway camp ahead of the Volvo Ocean Race next month.
# volvo-ocean-race - Thursday 29 December, 2011
In tonight’s fix: Irish people’s biggest worry for 2012, a rise in the number of tourists visiting Ireland (finally!) – and time travel exists. Kind of.
Director Jack Lloyd declares the race’s anti-piracy plan a success following delicate eight-hour operation.