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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. …

  • 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 a …

  • 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 in …

  • 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 run...
Written …

  • 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 …

  • 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

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 a …

  • 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 going …

  • volvo ocean race - Nov. 6, 2017

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

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.