VNR: Skippers press conference before leg 8 in Itajaí

ID

507697

SHOOT DATE

20 Apr 2018

SHOOT LOCATION

Itajaí, Brazil

PRODUCTION COMPANY

VOR

DESCRIPTION
At the Itajaí Press Conference, Team SHK/Scallywag skipper David Witt speaks about the loss of John Fisher, and his team’s resolve to carry on racing in his honour. The other skippers reflect on their positions on the leaderboard and look ahead to Leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race, which starts on Sunday 22 April and takes the fleet from Itajaí, Brazil to Newport Rhode Island.
SHOTLIST
00:00 David Witt (AUS) skipper of Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag
01:33 Bouwe Bekking (NED) skipper of Team Brunel
02:19 Charles Caudrelier (FRA), skipper of Dongfeng Race Team
02:54 Charlie Enright (USA) skipper of Vestas 11th Hour Racing
03:30 David Witt (AUS) skipper of Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag
04:51 END
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