(Orlando, Fla-04/04/06)

Fans of the Pirates of the Caribbean team in the Volvo Ocean Race 2005-2006 can now follow The Black Pearl from port to port in a compelling 3D environment. Virtual Spectator, a global innovator in 3D sports technology has announced the launch of Pirates 3D VS Raceviewer free for download at www.blackpearlracing.com.

The Pirates 3D VS Raceviewer has the look and feel of the team including unique Pirates graphics and colors. In addition to keeping an unpatched eye on The Black Pearl, users can track four interactive camera angles, accurately depicted boats (right down to sail selection), weather – including wind and boat speed and direction, isobars, rain, snow, and clouds – and race history.

Douglas L. King, Chairman and CEO of Virtual Spectator said, “Virtual Spectator is thrilled to work with Disney’s entry in the Volvo Ocean Race. Paul Cayard and all the Pirates of the Caribbean team have an enormous following. We’re delighted to offer their fans an experience to follow this team.”

The Pirates 3D VS Raceviewer also offers video updates straight to the individual