The Global Sailing ® headquarters and The Ocean Race Museum are located in the same Spanish city of Alicante.
Global Sailing ® makes available to everyone the Virtual World Map Skipper where you can go around the world as in the mythical Volvo Ocean Race regatta, now called The Ocean Race and the Barcelona World Race also starting in Barcelona, Spain .
The opening of the Alicante Museum “The Ocean Race” was held on June 19, 2012. Its construction began on the occasion of the second start that this regatta was doing in the city of Alicante. The museum occupies 1,300 square meters of the Old Maritime Station of Oran, in the Port of Alicante. It has two floors. On the ground floor is the exhibition space and the museum store. The first floor has a multipurpose space for workshops and a cafeteria with a large terrace.8
The museum tells the values of sailing and the history of the regatta from the year of its creation in 1973 as Whitbread Round the World Race. If you are thinking of visiting the City of Alicante and its museum, do not forget to contact us.
Global Sailing ® / www.globalsailing.es / Virtual Skipper