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    • Credit: Ugo Fonolla/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg Zero, Turn the Tide on Plastic in Cascais: Off Shore training. Photo by Ugo Fonolla. 01 September, 2017
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg Zero,Saint Malo to Lisbon: Steve Halsey looking for the breeze. Photo by Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race. 15 August,2017
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg Zero,St. Malo to Lisbon: day 1 night action,Brest to Lisbon on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. Photo by Jeremie Lecaudey. 14August,2017
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg Zero,St. Malo to Lisbon: day 1 night action,Brest to Lisbon on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. Photo by Jeremie Lecaudey. 14August,2017
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    • Credit: Tom Martienssen/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg Zero,St. Malo to Lisbon on board Brunel. Photo by Tom Martienssen/Volvo Ocean Race. 14 August, 2017
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg Zero,Plymouth - St. Malo: morning of the arrival into St Malo on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. Photo by Jeremie Lecaudey. 11 August,2017
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    • Credit: Jen Edney/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg Zero,Rolex Fastnet Race on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. Photo by Jen Edney/Volvo Ocean Race. 07 August,2017.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg Zero,Rolex Fastnet Race: Afternoon of day 2,All boats are sailing in light wind conditions. Crossing from the UK to Ireland. Fish eye shots on board Dongfeng. Photo by Jeremie Lecaudey. 07 August,2017
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg Zero, Convoy to Gosport on board Dongfeng. Photo by Jeremie Lecaudey. 29 July, 2017
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    • Credit: James Blake/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg Zero Sailing Training: AKZ,. Photo by James Blake/Volvo Ocean Race. 24July,2017
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Andrew and Bouwe discuss the refit
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    • Credit: James BlakeVolvo Ocean Race
    • AkzoNobel
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    • Credit: James BlakeVolvo Ocean Race
    • AkzoNobel
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    • Credit: Martin Keruzore/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Dongfeng Race Team training
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    • Credit: Ugo Fonolla/Volvo Ocean Race
    • MAPFRE Training from Lisbon to Sanxenxo
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    • Credit: Th.Martinez/Sea&Co
    • Simeon Tienpont (NED) Skipper and managing director of team AkzoNobel.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • June 21,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 4. Will Oxley catches up on some much needed sleep from the comfort of the navigation station bench. Free of the Traffic Separation Schemes (TSS) Alvimedica turns northeast towards the Denmark peninsula in first while the rest of the fleet eventually does the same.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team /
    • June 20,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 4. Charles Caudrelier following closely Mapfre and Brunel on the AIS
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    • Credit: Anna-Lena Elled / Team SCA / Vol
    • June 20,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team SCA. Day 4. Libby Greenhalgh and Sam Davies at the navigation station down below discussing our next move.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • June 17,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 1. Free from the Bay of Biscay the fleet rounds Brest on the way to the English Channel,all within close proximity. Will Oxley hard at work in the nav station analyzing the English Channel's TSS zone.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • June 17,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 1. Free from the Bay of Biscay the fleet rounds Brest on the way to the English Channel,all within close proximity. Will Oxley stresses at the nav station after a long and tiresome night of monitoring a complex French coastline.
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    • Credit: Brian Carlin / Team Vestas Wind
    • June 10,2015. Leg 8 to Lorient onboard Team Vestas Wind. Day 3.
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    • Credit: Brian Carlin / Team Vestas Wind
    • June 9,2015. Leg 8 to Lorient onboard Team Vestas Wind. Day 2.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • May 23,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 06. Will Oxley elaborates on the Azores High from the nav station to a listening audience of Nick Dana (seated) and Charlie Enright. After days of sailing next to each other along the southern Ice Limit,the fleet spreads out north-south with varying opinions about how to approach the Azores High,an area of light winds sitting in the path to Lisbon.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • May 03,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 14. 2 DAYS until the Newport Volvo Ocean Race Village officially opens,according to a busy Will Oxley. The fleet sticks together on the track northwest towards the next cold front,a day or two away,before beginning the final sprint north to Newport,just over 1,000 miles away.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale / MAPFRE / Vol
    • May 02,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard MAPFRE. Day 13. Xabi Fernandez checks out all the options before peeling to MH0 after a rough night
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    • Credit: Corinna Halloran / Team SCA / Vo
    • May 2,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team SCA. Day 13. Libby Greenhalgh looks at the forecast and works out how best to navigate the upcoming cold front.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale / MAPFRE / Vol
    • May 01,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard MAPFRE. Day 12. Jean Luc Nelias and Xabi Fernandez discussing the next move.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale / MAPFRE / Vol
    • April 29,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard MAPFRE. Day 10. Navigator Jean-Luc Nelias checking out the pressure levels.
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    • Credit: Corinna Halloran / Team SCA / Vo
    • April 25,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team SCA. Day 6. Sophie Ciszek writes an email after her watch.
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    • Credit: Corinna Halloran / Team SCA / Vo
    • April 25,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team SCA. Day 6. Libby Greenhalgh and Sam Davies watch AIS and the weather files to determine the best plan of action.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • April 24,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 05. Navigator Will Oxley (far) and skipper Charlie Enright (near) anxiously await the latest sched,showing a big split from the rest of the fleet. A clear split has developed as a midnight tack to the north puts Alvimedica in a stretch of ocean all their own while the rest of the fleet continued east for several hours before eventually turning north themselves.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale/MAPFRE/Volvo O
    • April 04,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard MAPFRE. Day 17. JL looking at our next move.
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    • Credit: Anna-Lena Elled / Team SCA / Vol
    • March 26,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team SCA. Day 8. Carolijn Brouwer,Sam Davies and Libby Greenhalgh at the navigation station discussing the rounding of Cape Horn.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale / MAPFRE / Vol
    • March 26,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard MAPFRE. Day 8. Xabi Fernandez checking out the chart when Brunel appear on the AIS after 7 days in the Southern Ocean.
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    • Credit: Anna-Lena Elled / Team SCA / Vol
    • March 26,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team SCA. Day 8. Navigator Libby Greenhalgh falls asleep at the navigation desk.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • March 23,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 5. The pace slowly quickens on Day 5 as the next low pressure system moves in,giving the advantage to the fleet to the south. Will Oxley at the navigation station.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale / MAPFRE / Vol
    • March 23,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard MAPFRE. Day 5. Cookie time! Skipper,Iker Martinez and OBR,Francsico Vignale enjoy a cookie at the media desk.
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    • Credit: Anna-Lena Elled/Team SCA/Volvo O
    • March 21,2015. Leg 5 onboard Team SCA. Annie Lush resting her sore lower back. Carolijn Brouwer and Libby Greenhalgh at the navigation station.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • March 19,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 1. The still weakening Ex-Cylone Pam serves up a dosage of nastiness as the sea state continues to destabilize for the push to get east above it. Will Oxley in the nav station while Dave Swete looks for his dry suit in the stack behind.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • March 18,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 0. Will Oxley studies the significant remnants of tropical cyclone Pam,still relevant to the Volvo Ocean Race fleet traveling southeast through it. After a three day postponement to let Tropical Cyclone Pam blow through,Alvimedica resumes racing in Auckland for Leg 5 through the Southern Ocean to Itajai,Brazil. A light air start and first day in the lee of New Zealand give little hint to what is waiting just around the corner.
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    • Credit: Anna-Lena Elled / Team SCA / Vol
    • February 28,2015. Leg 4 to Auckland onboard Team SCA. Day 20. Carolijn Brouwer and Liz Wardley eat their lunch at the navigation desk.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale/MAPFRE/Volvo O
    • February 28,2015. Leg 4 to Auckland onboard MAPFRE. Day 20. Navigator Jean Luc Nelias getting ready for a very strategical day after 20 days of offshore sailing
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    • Credit: Matt Knighton/Abu Dhabi Ocean Ra
    • February 24,2015. Leg 4 to Auckland onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. Day 16. Ian Walker and Simon \\"SiFi\\" Fisher review the latest sked in the nav station showing no gain on Dongfeng but a significant breakaway from the rest of the fleet.
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    • Credit: Sam Greenfield / Dongfeng Race T
    • February 24,2015. Leg 4 to Auckland onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 16. Erwan Israel glued to the AIS,watching the progress of Abu Dhabi and MAPFRE.
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    • Credit: Sam Greenfield/Dongfeng Race Tea
    • February,2015. Leg 4 onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Jin Hao Chen,aka Horace,calls his family at midnight on Chinese New Year's Eve. Happy year of the Sheep
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    • Credit: Anna-Lena Elled/Team SCA/Volvo O
    • February 18,2015. Leg 4 to Auckland onboard Team SCA. Day 11. Sam Davies at the navigation desk. TodayÕs position reports were more promising than yesterdayÕs.
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    • Credit: Matt Knighton/Abu Dhabi Ocean Ra
    • February 16,2015. Leg 4 to Auckland onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. Day 8. Simon \\"SiFi\\" Fisher deep in thought after the latest position report.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers / Team Brunel / V
    • February 14,2015. Leg 4 to Auckland onboard Team Brunel. Day 6.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale/MAPFRE/Volvo O
    • January 22,2015. Day 19 of Leg 3 to Sanya,onboard MAPFRE. The AIS shows the amount of traffic passing through the Singapore Straits while MAPFRE try to make their way through.
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    • Credit: Matt Knighton/Abu Dhabi Ocean Ra
    • January 19,2015. Day 16 of Leg 3 to Sanya,onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. Ian Walker and Simon \\"SiFi\\" Fisher in the nav station in the early morning hours - checking the latest position sked in the Straights of Malacca.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale/MAPFRE/Volvo O
    • January 18,2015. Day 15 of Leg 3 to Sanya,onboard MAPFRE. Jean Luc Nelias familiarises himself with the Malacca Straits; a very busy strait with a lot of obstacles.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • January 14,2015. Leg 3 onboard Team Brunel. Day 11. Jens Dolmer at the navigation desk
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    • Credit: Corinna Halloran/Team SCA/Volvo
    • January 13,2015. Leg 3 onboard Team SCA. Sam Davies studies the charts and weather forecast to see what the Bay of Bengal has in store for them in the next 24hours.
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    • Credit: Corinna Halloran/Team SCA/Volvo
    • January 12,2015. Leg 3 onboard Team SCA. Libby Greenhalgh studies the computers while enjoying a hot meal.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale/MAPFRE/Volvo O
    • January 10,2015. Leg 3 onboard MAPFRE. Antonio Cuervas-Mons,aka „eti and Rob Greenhalgh at the helm.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale/MAPFRE/Volvo O
    • January 9,2015. Leg 3 onboard MAPFRE. Jean Luc Nelias and Xabi Fernandez waiting for the next sked
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    • Credit: Matt Knighton/Abu Dhabi Ocean Ra
    • January 7,2015. Leg 3 onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. Neal McDonald,Simon Fisher,and Ian Walker huddle in the nav station debating tactics on whether to split east or west as the fleet races south past India.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale/MAPFRE/Volvo O
    • January 6,2015. Leg 3 onboard MAPFRE. Xabi Fernandez checks the position report
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    • Credit: Corinna Halloran/Team SCA/Volvo
    • January,2015. Leg 3 onboard Team SCA. Sam Davies and Carolijn Brouwer talk through the plan with Libby Greenhalgh.