Press Zone

Welcome to the Volvo Ocean Race, a sporting and human adventure like no other! The Press Zone is the place to come for anyone looking for material to use in reporting on the race.

Accreditation to access the media facilities and events in each stopover is now open. If you would like to subscribe to our mailing list or check your subscription, please login/register to visit your profile page.

For images, please visit our Image Library (Picture Desk: and for high-quality video for broadcast please visit our Broadcast Room (Television Department:

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Discover Newport - Discover Newport is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting of the City of Newport and the eight surrounding townships in Newport & Bristol County Rhode Island (Barrington, Bristol, Jamestown, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Portsmouth, Tiverton and Warren) as a premiere destination for business and leisure travel.

For press releases, images, video, story ideas and interesting facts about our destination, visit the Discover Newport Newsroom

Any use of drones/UAS in the vicinity of any public open air event would violate Rhode Island’s Uniform Aeronautical Regulatory Act (UAR) and Aeronautics Regulations, constituting a misdemeanor. RIAC is enlisting the support of the RI State Police and local law enforcement departments to monitor and enforce this law