3 July 2012 | Sports
Groupama Complete Heroic Victory in Closest Ever Volvo Ocean Race after Epic Eight-Month Journey
Galway, Ireland – Groupama crossed the finish line in the pitch black Galway night to secure a remarkable overall victory in their debut Volvo Ocean Race campaign and finally settle the closest contest in the event’s 39-year history.
While CAMPER were celebrating victory in the ninth and final leg, Groupama skipper Franck Cammas led his team home in second place to take an unassailable 24-point lead with just one in-port race to go. More ...