Alvimedica Takes First in Final Leg of Volvo Ocean Race

Photo by Amory Ross/Team Alvimedica, Volvo Ocean Race
Photo by Amory Ross/Team Alvimedica, Volvo Ocean Race

Team Alvimedica, skippered by Bristol, RI, native Charlie Enright, took first place in the final leg of the Volvo Ocean Race, which concluded in Gothenburg, Sweden, on Monday morning. It was Team Alvimedica’s first stage win in the around-the-world race.

According to East Bay RI, fourth place overall among the 7 boats will be decided at Saturday’s Gothenburg In-Port Race when Team Alvimedica and Team Mapfre, tied on 34 points, will duel to break the deadlock.

Overall winner by a healthy margin in the Ocean Race was Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing.

Read more about the final leg of the Volvo Ocean Race.


Watch a short video interview with Team Alvimedica skipper Charlie Enright.

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