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The B&G Volvo Ocean Race Video Gallery

Follow the video series to learn why B&G Electronics have been selected for the Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race #heartoftherace videos

We are proud to be an Official Supplier to the Volvo Ocean Race 17-18. B&G Electronics have been on board every winning boat in the Volvo Ocean Race. Watch our video series below...

#heartoftherace - Grit, Drive, Data

With the Volvo Ocean Race 2017 / 2018 complete, hear directly from the sailors who battled the elements putting themselves, the boats and the B&G electronics to the absolute limit.

Rick Tomlinson onboard Drum in 1985

Volvo Ocean Race Expert and Race Control Officer Rick Tomlinson shares his dramatic experiences when onboard Simon Le Bons Drum in the 1985 Fastnet.

#heartoftherace - across the Southern Ocean

"Things are going to happen in this race that you would not expect in your wildest dreams!" - Knut Frostad

B&G #heartoftherace - Race Control: Safety First

Safety on the open ocean is a primary concern of the Volvo Ocean Race team. We spoke to Race Expert, Rick Tomlinson at Race Control in Alicante about how the team use B&G technology to keep a close eye on the sailors.

B&G #heartoftherace: Simon Fisher - Life as a Volvo Ocean Race Navigator

What is it like to be a Navigator in the Volvo Ocean Race? Simon Fisher, Navigator onboard Vestas 11th Hour Racing, describes what his role entails and what technology he uses to do the job.

B&G #heartoftherace - On board the Turn the Tide on Plastic Volvo Ocean 65 sailing boat

Bleddyn Mon, crew member onboard Turn the Tide on Plastic, gives us a tour of the Volvo 65. 8 months - Could you handle it?

#heartoftherace competition winner

Catch up with one of the B&G #heartoftherace photo competition winners in Alicante for the start of the Volvo Ocean race.

#HeartOfTheRace Testing to Triumph

Episode 2 of the B&G Volvo Ocean Race documentary series. In this video former Volvo Ocean Race CEO, Knut Frostad, explains the rigorous testing each electronic component on every competing boat undergoes for this epic race. B&G award winning sailing electronics have been at the heart of every Volvo Ocean Race winner ever. #HeartOfTheRace

#heartoftherace - Concept and Design

B&G award winning sailing electronics have been at the heart of every Volvo Ocean Race winner ever.

B&G - the #heartoftherace

The Volvo Ocean Race is one of the toughest races on the planet and the toughest race requires the toughest electronics.

Volvo Ocean Race Leg Zero is here

With Cowes Week comes the start of Leg Zero for the Volvo Ocean Race teams. B&G welcomed in the teams at Endeavour Quay, Gosport prior to their Round Isle of Wight race.

B&G - Official Supplier to the Volvo Ocean Race

B&G to continue its long history at the heart of the Volvo Ocean Race, one of the toughest sailing competition in the world.