There are now so many sites that provide as it happens news we will link to than ather than rehassh their news.http://www.aroundalone.com/ becomes http://www.clipper-ventures.com/5oceans/index.htm
5-Oceans is the new name for round the world yachting's Grand Prix series. The toughest challenge any sailor can set themselves; namely to sail round the world on their own, pushing their boat and themselves to the extreme.
The race will startsSeptember 2006 with 6 legs each scored Grand Prix style. Each major ocean crossing ending with a stopover in Europe, South Africa, Australasia, Latin America & the USA.