Truphone partners with Volvo Ocean Race Truphone will supply every member of the central Volvo Ocean Race organising team with a mobile and SIM card, ahead of the start of the 2014/15 round the world race. The company's World Plan service allows the use of mobile phones and tablets in 66 countries 'as if the users were at home with a high-speed data connection'.
IWC Schaffhausen signs deal with Volvo Ocean Race The firm will also continue as title sponsor of the IWC Schaffhausen 24-hour Speed Record Challenge, a prize given to the team that covers the greatest distance in any 24-hour period during the race, and will reward each member of the successful crew with a watch.
Musto sponsors Volvo Ocean Race When asked to describe day three of the Farr 40 East Coast Championship, John Demourkas drank a beer while sitting in his support boat at the Annapolis Yacht Club docks and just shook his head. The California skipper remains baffled by the conditions on the Chesapeake Bay, but felt fortunate that his Groovederci team held onto third place for the third straight day.