Volvo

Volvo Race - Heading South

 
Vestas 11th Hour Racing lead as the fleet fall into line heading south on a beam reach in 20+ knots.

Over the last three hours the wind has increased to 20+ knots and boat speeds the same as the boats dive south fast.

On Sunday night (UTC), the fleet passed East Cape, the easternmost point of New Zealand, and turned right, heading due south.

Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 7 - Monday 19 March @ 19:00 UTC

1. Vestas 11th Hour Racing -- distance to finish -- 6,216 nautical miles
2. Team Brunel + 1.5 nm
3. MAPFRE + 4.2 nm
4. Turn the Tide on Plastic + 5.8 nm
5. team AkzoNobel + 9.5 nm
6. Dongfeng Race Team + 9.6 nm
7. Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag + 21.2 nm

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