The 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race started today (Leg 1 of 12) out of Alicante, Spain.  The start video (below) was fun with several penalties, numerous sail changes and a hectic situation with the spectator fleet at the final mark before heading out to sea.

All the info here on the website:

A great Facebook page here:

A great photo gallery here:

A great live video of the entire start and inshore course here: