After almost 9 days on the way from Lisbon the Cape Town, only a few miles separate the Volvo Ocean Race boats.
Tactics are of the utmost importance to ensure catching the carrying winds across the south Atlantic. 31 more words
Did you also think for a second it was Mapfre this time who turned on their Stealth Mode? Even if you zoom in it is very hard to find them..This mornings trackers shows a small lead for Dongfeng followed at about 8nm by Vestas and Mapfre. 312 more words
Did you know each team has the option to use stealth mode for 24 hours in each leg? During 3 position reports other teams, the Volvo Ocean Race organisation and is followers will not be able to see the specific team in a way encouraging them to make bold moves. 243 more words
The fleet has arrived in the area with less wind and a lot of rain. I can imagine the rains must be very refreshing after all saltwater that has been hitting the teams the last 3 days. 209 more words