Alicante, Spain Newswire

Alicante, Spain Newswire

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  1. Team Brunel wins transatlantic leg of Volvo Ocean RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    MAY 25: In this handout image provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, Team Brunel arrives to Lisbon in first position during the finish of Leg 7 from Newport to Lisbon on May 25, 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal. The Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 is the 12th running of this ocean marathon.

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  2. Elche end with drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Sky Sports

    Elche missed a string of chances, including a penalty, as they were held to a goalless draw at Levante in their final Primera Division game of the season. Aaron Niguez saw his spot-kick saved by Diego Marino midway through the second half and the Levante goalkeeper proved to be his side's most important player, making a number of fine saves to ensure his side did not sign off the season with a defeat.

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  3. TOWIE's Leah Wright picks out a flowing pink gown as she prepares...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Daily Mail

    ... Just under a year ago, the glamorous couple were special guests as Leah tied the knot with Chris Taylor in Alicante, Spain. Mark and Michelle could barely keep their hands off one another as they posed for photographs at the wedding reception which ...

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  4. Chinese in mid-Atlantic fight to cut Emiratis' leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ALICANTE, Spain: Chinese challengers Dongfeng Race Team were leading the chase through the mid-Atlantic towards leg seven destination Lisbon on Saturday as they strove to cut the overall Volvo Ocean Race lead of Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. The Emirati boat, skippered by Briton Ian Walker, had a six-point lead with three legs left of the round-the-world, nine-month, offshore sailing marathon scheduled to finish on June 27 at Gothenburg.

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  5. Aeolus hosts customers at Volvo Ocean RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Modern Tire Dealer

    ... markets," the company says. The Dongfeng yacht is currently second place overall. The race started in Alicante, Spain, in October 2014. The ships have stopped in Cape Town, South Africa; Abu Dhabi, UAE, Sanya, China; Aukland, New Zealand; Itajai, ...

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  6. Illinois freshman Chatrice White selected for USA Basketball Women's U19 World Championship teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Daily Illini

    ... to the NCAA Final Four last season, losing by a score 66-65. The team starts group play July 11-13 in Alicante, Spain, in a round robin format. Afterward, the FIBA U19 World Championships begin in Chekhov, Russia, where Team USA will be defending ...

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  7. Thomas Makes USA Basketball Women's U19 TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Florida State Seminoles

    ... Standard Time). The USA team will regroup for training June 30-July 7 at the USOTC prior to traveling to Alicante, Spain, to compete in a round-robin tournament July 11-13 against U19 national teams from Australia, Canada and Spain prior to arriving ...

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  8. Sailing teams depart Newport, start 7th leg of global raceRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... enter Sail Newport and tourism center Discover Newport. The race got underway in October when the teams left Alicante, Spain. A seventh team was forced to suspend racing after its boat smashed into a reef in November.

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  9. Get the sunscreen: Spain, Portugal bake in record heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | KTMF

    The Iberian Peninsula has experienced record high temperatures for May as thermometers shot up to levels normally only seen in midsummer. . A woman sunbathes in a beach in Barcelona, Spain, Friday, May 15, 2015.

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  10. Hampshire sailing star Walker predicts potential boat-breaking conditions in Round the World race.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Romsey Advertiser

    ... fleet." Leg 7 - the shortest so far - sees the fleet return to Europe for the first time since leaving from Alicante, Spain, last October and is expected to take between eight and ten days to complete - meaning little or no time to recover ground in ...

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  11. Friends Academy students set sail on new leg of journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | SouthCoastToday.com

    On a pier under sunny skies at Fort Adams Park Wednesday, a group  gathered to watch a boat sail. Students from Friends Academy in Dartmouth were among those on hand, shouting "Charlie! Charlie! Charlie!" and "Alvi! Alvi! Alvi!"  The Friends contingent was calling out for Charlie Enright, skipper of the Alvimedica boat, one of seven sailing around the world in the Volvo Ocean Race with a crew, to 11 ports in 11 countries, beginning in Alicante, Spain, and ending in Gothenburg Sweden.

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  12. Bruins captain to be celebrity guest at sailing raceRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... king forward to seeing Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in action. The team is one of seven that departed Oct. 11 from Alicante, Spain, on the four-ocean, 45,000-mile race that will conclude in June in Gothenburg, Sweden.

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  13. Hotel Viking Encourages Groups To Take to The Seas - Meeting planners...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | PRWeb

    ... events will go until the teams depart on May 17, 2015. The teams started their journey on October 11 from Alicante, Spain, and will make several stops before finishing in Gothenburg, Sweden, in June. The race covers 44,580 miles over nine months. To ...

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  14. MITM Euromed Organizers Wrap Up Successful EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Travel World News

    May 8, 2015 marked the end of the successful 19th edition of MITM Euromed, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market, held in Calpe, Spain. In the words of Calpe's Tourism Council, Mr. Jan Van Parijs: "We thank GSAR Marketing for the excellent organization of the fair and for the opportunity they gave us to show to a select group of buyers from 24 countries, all the MICE offer that Calpe and the Costa Blanca have".

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  15. Newport people, history propel sailors in the global Volvo Ocean Race: contest CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The China Post

    ... The sailors from the six teams arrived this week in the Rhode Island city. The teams departed Oct. 11 from Alicante, Spain, on the 72,400-kilometer race that will conclude in June in Gothenburg, Sweden. Newport's race village will stay open through ...

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  16. Newport history, beauty propel sailors in global ocean raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Turnto10.com

    ... Ocean Race. The sailors from the six teams arrived this week in Newport. The teams departed Oct. 11 from Alicante, Spain, on the 45,000-mile race that will conclude in June in Gothenburg, Sweden. Newport's race village will stay open through May 17, ...

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  17. Barbara Veneri: Back for a 20th season of Sea Notes, kicking off in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... the next leg of the race across the Atlantic to Portugal. The 2014-2015 Volvo round-the-world race began in Alicante, Spain, on October 11, 2014, and consists of nine legs. Seven teams, consisting of 19 nationalities, veterans, rookies and one ...

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  18. Spain: Police inspector jailed on child pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A Madrid court has ordered a police inspector to prison without bail on provisional charges of child prostitution and possessing child pornography material. A statement Monday from Madrid's regional justice tribunal said the case would be transferred to a court in Alicante, which was already investigating the National Police inspector for possessing child pornography material.

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  19. Ortiz To Attend USA U19 World Team TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Big 12 Conference

    ... July 18-26 in Chekhov. The USA team will regroup for training July 1-7 at the USOTC prior to traveling to Alicante, Spain, to compete in a round-robin tournament July 11-13 against U19 national teams from Australia, Canada and Spain prior to ...

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  20. Thinking of buying a home in the sun? Look to Spain for bargain...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Daily Mail

    After what seems an eternity, it's over. No, I'm not referring to the General Election, but the long-running Spanish housing crash.

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