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  • blog - July 25, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Vena Lumen at Volvo Ocean Race (Movie)

Last June Vena Lumen had its first public appearance with their demonstrator at the Volvo Ocean Race - Innovation Pavilion. Watch ...

  • news - July 10, 2018
  • Hans Martens

winner of VO65 sailing day announced!

As a result of the image survey (April 2018) among ACE employees and applicants, last Friday the draw was held ...

  • volvo ocean race - July 3, 2018
  • Hans Martens

ACE Meet & Greet- a wunderfull day at the North Sea

On Saturday, June 30th, ACE held it's Volvo Ocean Race event for customers and employees. The day started with ...

  • volvo ocean race - June 29, 2018
  • Hans Martens

Carlo Huisman: "It was terrible, I wanted to get off the boat"

'It's really unreal,' says Team Brunel sailor Carlo Huisman two days after the finish of the Volvo Ocean Race ...

  • volvo ocean race - June 25, 2018
  • Hans Martens

Bouwe Bekking disappointed and proud

"Of course I am disappointed," said Volvo Ocean Race skipper Bouwe Bekking after losing the sailing race around the world ...

  • volvo ocean race - June 24, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Dongfeng Race Team win the Volvo Ocean Race with late pass on final day

The Chinese-flagged Dongfeng Race Team has won the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18...
Written by Peter Rusch

  • volvo ocean race - June 21, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Putting the crown on two years of incredible achievements

MAPFRE's Blair Tuke and Team Brunel's Peter Burling are on the cusp of sailing history after an unprecedented ...

  • news - June 20, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

ACE becomes partner of Vena Lumen – GLOW 2018

Vena Lumen is a project run by mechatronic and electronic students from Fontys Eindhoven. They are developing an installation for ...

  • volvo ocean race - June 15, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Team Bouwe Bekking takes another victory

Team Brunel is working on a succession of victories. After winning in Itajai (BRA), a second place in Newport (USA ...

  • volvo ocean race - June 15, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Making sustainability the bedrock of a global sporting event

With more than one million single-use plastic bottles sold every minute globally, scientists estimate that by 2050 there will be ...

  • volvo ocean race - June 5, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Five reasons to visit the Volvo Ocean Race in Scheveningen

From June 24 to July 1, Scheveningen is full of activities. Why do you have to be there?

  • volvo ocean race - May 29, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Back in the race for the overall win after winning Leg 9

The Team Brunel crew held its nerve to take a hard-fought win in Leg 9 and move within striking distance ...

  • volvo ocean race - May 19, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Superior win of In-Port race in Newport

Ons team (Team Brunel) convincingly won the In-Port race on Saturday, May 19. After a good start the team of ...

  • volvo ocean race - May 15, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Our team and team AkzoNobel set for match race challenge in The Hague, June 27

Team AkzoNobel and our team (Team Brunel), the two Dutch-flagged rivals in the Volvo Ocean Race, are to face off ...

  • volvo ocean race - May 14, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Our VOR team takes omega 24-hour speed record leg 8

Team Brunel, skippered by race veteran Bouwe Bekking took the Omega 24-hour speed record in Leg 8 of the Volvo ...

  • volvo ocean race - May 8, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

2nd place in Newport. Frustrating, but it could be way worse

On Thursday morning, after a nail-biting final in the eighth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race, Team Brunel takes second ...

  • volvo ocean race - April 3, 2018
  • Hans Martens

ACE back in the RACE

Team Brunel wins the seventh stage Ocean Race after a nerve-racking slot.

  • volvo ocean race - March 29, 2018
  • Hans Martens

Fisher hit by boom

The organization of the Volvo Ocean Race considers the overboard sailor John Fisher of team Sun Hung Kai / Scallywag as ...

  • volvo ocean race - March 6, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

360° VR Experience of our Volvo Ocean Race team

Grab your VR headset or 360 friendly phone or tablet and get on board!

  • volvo ocean race - Feb. 8, 2018
  • Sophie Booms

Leg 6 of the Volvo Ocean Race

The fleet of the Volvo Ocean Race started on the 6th leg. This time a 6100 miles from Hong Kong ...

  • blog - Jan. 26, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

40-jarig ACE heeft wind in de zeilen

“Brainport Eindhoven draagt méér bij aan onze nationale economie dan Schiphol en de Rotterdamse haven samen", lazen we enige tijd ...

  • volvo ocean race - Dec. 10, 2017
  • Hans Martens

Belgian Louis Balcaen returns at Team Brunel

Louis Balcaen had been added to Team Brunel's line-up for Leg 3. For the 29-year old Belgian, it is ...

  • news - Dec. 7, 2017
  • Robert Janssen

why sponsor in the Volvo Ocean Race

The Volvo Ocean Race is the most prestigious sailing competition around the world. The race starts in October 2017 in ...

  • volvo ocean race - Nov. 25, 2017
  • Hans Martens

recap leg 2 Lisbon - Cape Town

On November 5th the second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race started. After victory in the in-port race, Team Brunel ...

  • news - Nov. 12, 2017
  • Hans Martens

follow the yellow

It can be difficult to follow your favourite team in the Volvo Ocean Race (Team Brunel, YAY!). But we’re ...

  • volvo ocean race - Nov. 6, 2017
  • Sophie Booms

ACE interviews Carlo Huisman.

An hour before the start of Leg 2 towards Cape Town, we had the chance to have a chat with ...

  • volvo ocean race - Nov. 4, 2017
  • Hans Martens

Team Brunel wins InPort race Lissabon

Team Brunel won the second In-Port race in the Volvo Ocean Race on Friday afternoon in Lisbon. The team flying ...

  • blog - Nov. 1, 2017
  • Frank Steeghs

What can I do with my (ACE) VR glasses?

Many people already know VR glasses like the Google Cardboard and might used it once in a while. But if ...

  • news - Oct. 31, 2017
  • Sophie Booms

Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 1 - from Alicante to Lisbon

Team Brunel finished Saturday the 28th of October as 6th in the first Leg of the Volvo Ocean Race. The ...

  • volvo ocean race - Oct. 22, 2017
  • Hans Martens

recap leg 1 Alicante - Lisbon

Finally, on October 22nd the Volvo Ocean Race started. It was a harsh start for Team Brunel. At the start ...

  • news - Oct. 20, 2017
  • Hans Martens

ACE turns 40

Looking back on a day of science, technology, design and humor.

  • volvo ocean race - Oct. 19, 2017
  • Hans Martens

race village

On Sunday October 22, the first stage of the Volvo Ocean Race starts from Alicante to Lisbon, which will effect ...

  • volvo ocean race - Oct. 19, 2017
  • Hans Martens

this is what it's all about

The Volvo Ocean is the toughest ocean race in the world. This video "Live life at the extrem" tells all.

  • volvo ocean race - Oct. 19, 2017
  • Hans Martens


The Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018 will be the thirteenth edition of the Volvo Ocean Race. The launch of the sailing ...

  • news - Oct. 10, 2017
  • Hans Martens

Volvo Ocean Race History

The Volvo Ocean Race (formerly the Whitbread Round the World Race) is a sailing race around the world and is ...

  • news - Oct. 10, 2017
  • Hans Martens

Meet Team Brunel

Bouwe Bekking leads the Dutch team as he goes in search of victory on his eighth attempt.

  • news - Oct. 10, 2017
  • Hans Martens

communication technology on board

The Volvo Ocean 65 one-design high-performance racing boats are designed and equipped with the latest communication and safety technology.