Written by Singapore Guide
What: Singapore Stop Over of the Volvo Ocean Race presented by UBS
The world's premier yacht race will make its first Southeast Asian stopover in
December 2008 till January 2009. Starting in the Spanish port of Alicante, the race covers 39,000 nautical miles around the world, and pits man against the elements in a gruelling nine-month voyage. So, come soak in the atmosphere when the race arrives!
When: December 2008 - January 2009 Where: Various locations
3 - 4 January: Marina Buy Preview Race (Marina Bay)
8- 18 January Race Village Festival (Sentosa Cove, Sentosa Island)
10 - 11 January: In-Port and Pro-Am Races (East Coast Pork)
Tickets: Free admission
The VX 40 regatta at Marina Bay, the Race Village Festival at Sentosa Cove and the
In-Port Racing off East Coast of Singapore are just some of the highlights one can expect from this exciting event! So pencil the festival dates into your diary now, and head down for some world class entertainment acts, fun-filled water activities and private parties!
Updated about a week ago