• 15-MAR-2015

  • SOURCE: Volvo Ocean Race

All Blacks Richie McCaw and Dan Carter visited the Volvo Ocean Race in Auckland

March 15, 2015 - Auckland, New Zealand - Rugby superstars and New Zealand's All Blacks members, Richie McCaw and Dan Carter, visited today the closing down Volvo Ocean Race Village.

Invited by Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, the All Black's captain and vice-captain were to be the jumpers guest for the Leg 5 today.

Leg 5 Start postponed: the planned Leg 5 departure for Sunday March 15 has been delayed to Tuesday March 17 at the earliest due to Cyclone Pam. A final decision will be made no later than 18:00 local time on Sunday.
The Volvo Ocean Race's weather team currently predicts a possibility for severe weather with strong and gusty winds and heavy rainfall from Sunday afternoon to Monday midday.