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i-Race: THE VELUX 5 OCEANS launches i-phone application
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Seven months ahead of the start of the VELUX 5 OCEANS 2010-11, race followers will be able to stay up-to-date 24/7 on all the latest news from the event via their i-phone. The Official VELUX 5 OCEANS Application, which will be available to download for free for the Apple Applications Store, will include complete multimedia content streams to ensure i-phone users can follow the race anywhere in the world whilst on the move and experience all the drama from the oceans in the palm of their hand.
The solo ocean adventure, which has been running every four years since 1982, will push all latest news content, including race videos, onboard journals, race updates and race photos, through to i-phone users. Come race start on October 17, race followers will be able to view the fleet positions live in 2D and 3D via the i-phone application, staying continuously connected to The Ultimate Solo Challenge.
Visit the i-store today to download the Official VELUX 5 OCEANS Application and begin the journey with the skippers to experience the 2010-11 race. The official race website will also be viewable remotely for all other mobile users in adapted formats for simplicity of use and ease of access.
The VELUX 5 OCEANS, run by Clipper Ventures PLC, starts from La Rochelle in France on October 17 and features five ocean sprints. After heading from La Rochelle to Cape Town, the race will then take in Wellington in New Zealand, Salvador in Brazil and Charleston in the US before returning back across the Atlantic to France.What's New
- support iPhone OS4
- change design