Ian Walker, Skipper of Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing talks about the progress of Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing’s campaign for the next Volvo Ocean Race.
A training base has been established at Abu Dhabi Marine Sports Club and construction of the boat is under way.
The Emirati crew selection process is drawing to a close. Over 50 application have been received so far. 12 potential crew will be selected for further sailing and physical tests to find the person who will contribute most to the team.