Volvo

Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel win Leg 7

 
Bouwe Bekking and his crew on Team Brunel took the Volvo Ocean Race Leg 7 victory in Itajaí, Brazil, Tuesday 14:45:14 UTC. Three boats still to finish.Brunel head to finish -

Second place went to Charles Caudrelier’s Dongfeng Race Team just 15 minutes later.

Dongfeng head to finish - Click image for a larger image

Team AkzoNobel has slowed, while Turn the Tide on Plastic and MAPFRE each have enough wind to keep moving towards the finish at about 8 to 9 knots.

Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 7 - Wednesday 4 April @ 21:30 UTC

1. Team Brunel -- Finished 3 April at 14:45:14 UTC
2. Dongfeng Race Team - - Finished 3 April at 15:00:08 UTC
3. team AkzoNobel -- 69 nm to Finish
4. Turn the Tide on Plastic + 385 nm
5. MAPFRE + 599 nm

6. Vestas 11th Hour Racing - (retired) Dismasted 30 Mar
7. Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag (retired)

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