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See the Volvo Ocean Race in Abu Dhabi

  • 14 December 2011 11:16
  • Posted by Sam Hood

One lucky City fan will get the chance to be a part of history in the making this New Year as Abu Dhabi hosts the gruelling round-the-world Volvo Ocean Race, known as the Everest of Sailing.

Be at one of the world’s hottest turn-of-the-year celebrations in Abu Dhabi and welcome in the race teams, including the UAE’s own Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, party with top music artists and sit back, relax and take in all the racing action at the Corniche Race Destination Village for an unforgettable weekend of Volvo Ocean Race excitement.  Find out more at http://www.volvooceanraceabudhabi.com/.

To go into the draw for what is undoubtedly a trip of a lifetime, simply answer the following three Abu Dhabi related questions:

  • Which famous rock band will open New Year's Eve celebrations ahead of the Volvo Ocean Race fleet's arrival in Abu Dhabi?
  • What is the name of the Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing yacht in the Volvo Ocean Race?
  • What is the traditional name for the Emirati sailing boat?

Think you know the answers? Enter here!

Six winning entries will be selected and invited to City Square before this Sunday’s game against Arsenal to test their sailing skills with remote control yachts!

The winner of the grand final will win a trip to Abu Dhabi to celebrate the Volvo Ocean Race. The prize includes two return flights with Etihad Airways, three nights’ accommodation in a five star hotel and attendance at the Abu Dhabi Volvo Ocean Race Stopover Village, presented by Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority.

Entrants must be over 18 years of age and winner must be available to travel on set date of 11 January 2012. The competition closes Thursday 15 December at 10pm. Enter Here.

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