Enright, Towill to Compete in 2017 Ocean Race

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

EastBayRI.com: Bristol [RI]’s Charlie Enright and sailing partner Mark Towill will give a second go at racing around the world together. They announced this week that they have formed a new racing team called 55 South — 11th Hour Racing to compete in the next Volvo Ocean Race.

“Today, we are excited to announce the journey continues!,” their bulletin said. “Mark and Charlie will be racing as 55 South – 11th Hour Racing as they work toward returning to the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race. We are also thrilled to announce 11th Hour Racing as our title sponsor for 2016 and we look forward to bringing awareness to environmental responsibility and ocean health within the sport of sailing and beyond.”

Read more about the next Volvo Ocean Race.