Follow seven international teams as they race 38,739 nautical miles around the world in the 12th edition of the Volvo Ocean Race. Along with being the foremost offshore sailing competition, the race reminds us about the vastness of our Oceans and what it means to be a modern day explorer.
Learn more at www.volvooceanrace.com
Music: “Twice” by Little Dragon
Spoken Word: “Pale Blue Dot” by Carl Sagan.
Sailing footage provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, Waterlust and Emily Penn.
Underwater Arctic footage courtesy of Dr. Hanumant Singh, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute.
Satellite Imagery Courtesy of the Image Science & Analysis Laboratory, NASA Johnson Space Center, The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth