📣 Stopover dates announced for The Ocean Race 2022-23 💥
Dates for all eight stopovers, as well as a new Fly-By past Kiel, Germany, ...have now been confirmed for 14th edition of The Ocean RaceThe Kiel Fly-By is a new addition to the race course.
The race was last in Germany for the finish of the 2001-02 edition, won by the German team, illbruck. Now, in this 14th edition, two German IMOCA teams have their sights set on the race - Offshore Team Germany and Team Malizia.
“It’s fantastic to have Kiel added as a Fly-By to what was already an iconic race route,” said Robert Stanjek, who skippered Offshore Team Germany to victory in the inaugural edition of The Ocean Race Europe this past spring. “This upcoming edition of The Ocean Race is shaping up as an incredible challenge and the opportunity to sail past a home crowd in Kiel as we near the end of our race around the world is a dream come true.”