Mapfre wins the prologue leg and approaches home port of Alicante

ID

487474

SHOOT DATE

11 Oct 2017

DESCRIPTION
B-roll of the Lisbon to Alicante Prologue race that unfolded in very light winds and was shortened to finish in Cabo de Gata. MAPFRE won the race and they head to Alicante, their home port, where they are expected early Thursday morning. Mirror-like sea and dolphin shot, with video of the landmark Gibraltar strait.
SHOTLIST
00:00 Sequence of fleet sailing closely in light wind
00:18 Crew and skipper Xavi Fernàndez onboard
00.22 Brunel and Vestas sailing close to MAPFRE in very light wind
00.31 Boats and crews on calm mirror-like sea
00:52 Dolphins swimming beside the boat
00:57 Onboard shots of MAPFRE sailing in the sunset
01:12 Gibraltar strait from the sea
01:17 sequence of crew working onboard MAPFRE
01:45 Skipper Xabi Fernandez chatting onboard and on the binocular
02:04 crew congratulating each other at the end of the race
02:19 ENDS
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