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Volvo Ocean Race: Team AkzoNobel replays an amazing Race

by Team AkzoNobel 11 Aug 2018 15:36 PDT 12 August 2018
Team AkzoNobel - Leg 10 from Cardiff to Gothenburg. © Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race

A very honest review of Team AkzoNobel's Volvo Ocean Race including the legal action before the start in which skipper Simeon Tienpont was replaced and then re-instated on the day of the start; the gybe that almost did the mast in on Leg 3 in the Southern Ocean; the win on Leg 6 into Auckland; setting the fastest 24hr record in the history of the Volvo Ocean Race and just 25nm short of the all comers record for a monohull, and more.

It was a hell of a ride.


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