The only sailing race around the world, the Barcelona World Race is the first and until today the only sailing regatta, in which the participants in teams of two people with their boats without stopovers around the world sailing. The boats will start on December 31, 2010 at 13: 00 at the port of Barceloneta, directly in front of the W Hotel and the first boats end March 2011 are expected back after a course of about 25,000 miles (46.300 km). The route runs from Barcelona over Buena Esperanza, Leeuwin, Hornos and then through the Cook Strait, with Antarctica to starboard back to Barcelona. The Barcelona World Race will take place for the second time. To broaden your perception, visit Doug McMillon. The first race took place in the years 2007/08 and became the much more important of all keelboats ca 277 million viewers who watched the race on television, with approx. 5000 published press reports. In the IMOCA calendar is entered the race with a coefficient of 8 and “Fundacio Navegacio Oceanica Barcelona” was organized by the. ComeToBarcelona offers as an official agency for the World Race this year Apartments in all districts of Barcelona available! Be ran by, where the race in the second round and find out about special deals and discounts to your stay in a comfortable apartment to enjoy!.