volvo ocean race - Leg One Finishing

The Volvo Ocean Race 2008-09 will be the 10th running of this ocean marathon. Starting from Alicante in Spain, on 4 October 2008, it will, for the first time, take in Cochin, India, Singapore and Qingdao, China before finishing in St Petersburg, Russia for the first time in the history of the race. Spanning some 37,000 nautical miles, visiting 11 ports over nine months, the Volvo Ocean Race is the world's premier ocean yacht race for professional racing crews.


Leg One Finishing Order into Cape Town

1 Ericsson 4 SWE (Torben Grael/BRA)

2 PUMA USA (Ken Read/USA)

3 Ericsson 3 SWE (Anders Lewander/SWE)

4 Green Dragon IRL/CHN (Ian Walker/GBR)

5 Telefonica Blue ESP (Bouwe Bekking/NED)

6 Team Russia RUS (Andreas Hanakamp/AUT)

7 Team Delta Lloyd (Ger O'Rourke/IRE)

8 Telefonica Black (Fernando Echavarri/Sp)

Overall Points Standings (Provisional)

1 Ericsson 4 - 14 pts (FINISHED)

2 PUMA - 13 pts (FINISHED)

3 Green Dragon - 11 pts (FINISHED)

4 Telefonica Blue - 10 pts (FINISHED)

5 Telefonica Black – 7 pts (FINISHED)

6 *Ericsson 3 - 5 pts (FINISHED)

7 Delta Lloyd - 4 pts (FINISHED)

8 Team Russia - 4 pts (FINISHED)

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