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  • Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:52

When the race course for the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race was announced, it was unanimous in how Leg 7 would be brutal. The 6623 nm distance from Auckland, New Zealand to Itajaí, Brazil would take the fleet deep into the southern latitudes for the fastest course to Cape Horn, and there was a 100% chance of it being cold and difficult. It proved to be all that and more. Relive Team AkzoNobel’s third place-performance in the seventh leg told from the perspective of Australian helmsman and sail trimmer Luke Molloy…

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