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    • AkzoNobel training
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    • Dongfeng Race Team training
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    • Dongfeng Race Team training
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    • Dongfeng Race Team wins the Tour de Belle-Ile in Lorient
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    • VESTAS 11th Hour Racing from Lisbon to Newport
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    • On board Dongfeng Race Team
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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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    • 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: Brian Carlin / Team Vestas Wind
    • June 17,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Vestas Wind. Day 1. This morning at sea as we sail up the coastline of north France/English Channel.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 18,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 2. Traffic in the English channell! Team brunel choose to \"follow\" their biggest competitors MAPFRE and Dongfeng near the english coast. The rest of the fleet choose the lighter but shorter route passing the French border. Sailing close to Dover with its typical coastline
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 18,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 2. Traffic in the English channell! Team brunel choose to \"follow\" their biggest competitors MAPFRE and Dongfeng near the english coast. The rest of the fleet choose the lighter but shorter route passing the French border.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 18,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 2. After a backdown near the coast of Bretagne a big piece of weed came off the keel. After team Brunel dropped from 1st to 7th within one hour. Man down... Andrew Cape falls asleep after 37 hour sailing.
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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: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 17,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 1. After a backdown near the coast of Bretagne a big piece of weed came off the keel. After team Brunel dropped from 1st to 7th within one hour. Jens Dolmer and Louis Balcaen
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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. Alberto Bolzan (R) and Nick Dana (L) eat a serving of Chicken Noodle during a brief break in the action.
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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: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Lorient onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline. Team Brunel leading the pack. Rokas Milevicius and Gerd-Jan Poortman clear the A3 with sunset
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline; Adam Minoprio
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    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline. Skipper Bouwe Bekking leading the fleet
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    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline. Bouwe Bekking sunset sailing near the french coast
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline. Lighthouses on the French coast
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline. Team Brunel leading the pack; Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing
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    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Brunel. Day 0. The Volvo Ocean Race fleet starts leg9 with a 50 mile loop close to the french coast. Beautiful sailing near a stunning coastline. Team Brunel leading the pack. Busy navigation time for Andrew Cape who hasn't slept the first 21 hours of this leg.
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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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    • June 9,2015. Leg 8 to Lorient onboard Team Vestas Wind. Day 2.
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    • June 08,2015. Leg 8 to Lorient onboard MAPFRE. Day 01. One of the many stacks the team have performed since leaving Lisbon.
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    • June 07,2015. Leg 8 to Lorient onboard MAPFRE. Day 00. Time to get some warm clothes on.
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    • May 26,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 09. Team Brunel lead the fleet to Lisbon..While skipper Bouwe Bekking gets soaked on the helm,Rokas Milevicius enjoys his warm meal below deck.
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    • May 26,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 09. Team Brunel lead the fleet to Lisbon..Louis Balcaen and Timo Hagoort simultaneously prepare for their watch
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    • May 26,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 09. Team Brunel lead the fleet to Lisbon.
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    • May 26,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 09. Team Brunel lead the fleet to Lisbon. Jens Dolmer,placed in the cockpit guarantees you'll get soaked.
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    • May 26,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 09. Team Brunel lead the fleet to Lisbon.
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    • May 25,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 08. Team Brunel lead the fleet to Lisbon. Louis Balcaen and Jens Dolmer looking forward to a beer after ten days of grinding
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • May 25,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 07. Nick Dana starts the off-watch with a quick movie scene or two from his iPod while Ryan Houston digs through his personal bag for a new set of socks. Through the Azores High and with less than 800 miles to Lisbon the fleet resumes straight-line sailing with an almost direct course to the finish.
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    • May 24,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 08. Adam Minoprio leading the fleet at sunset
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    • May 23,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard MAPFRE. Day 06. Xabi Fernandez and Carlos Hernandez enjoy the present from the Antonio Cuervas-Mons '„eti' fans.
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    • Credit: Francisco Vignale / MAPFRE / Vol
    • May 24,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard MAPFRE. Day 07. The team put all their power into a quick peel
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    • 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 23,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 06. Mountain House's \\"Chili Mac\\" with a sprinkling of parmesan cheese,a favourite meal onboard. 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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    • May 22,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 04. Close racing with Team Alvimedica before they went north of the high.
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    • May 20,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 03. In one night Team brunel lost their 20 mile lead. Suddenly the whole fleet was close again,especially MAPFRE. Pablo Arrarte is looking anxious to stay in front of them; \"Friends?? not on the water\"
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    • May 21,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 05. Tension in the eyes of Rokas Milevicius because of the close racing
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    • May 20,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 03. In one night Team brunel lost their 20 mile lead. Suddenly the whole fleet was close again,especially MAPFRE.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / V
    • May 20,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 03. Charlie Enright douses his Pasta Primavera in parmesan cheese before a late night meal. Approaching the southern limits of the Greenland Ice Exclusion Zone the fleet compresses further,all six within sight of each other.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo
    • May 20,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Brunel. Day 03. Rokas Milevicius and Jens Dolmer stacking under the sunset. Lack of breeze for Team Brunel brought the fleet back together. Rokas Milevicius grips the daggerboard with his hands because the stack is so heavy.