VNR ALERT - Issues aboard the lead boat Vestas 11th Hour Racing

ID

488980

SHOOT DATE

26 Oct 2017

SHOOT LOCATION

Madeira, Portugal

PRODUCTION COMPANY

VOR

DESCRIPTION
Vestas 11th Hour Racing continue to hold off the pack chasing them down, their ballast tank which holds water on the sides of the boat broke, and flooded the bottom of the boat. In no time managed to patch it up and drain 800ltrs of water out of the boat and get back to 100% speed again.
SHOTLIST
00:00 - 01:10 shots of water in the boat, getting bucketed out. IV with Nick Dana explaining the issues
01:10 - 01:35 Charlie Enright IV on the situation
01:37 - 01:53 Nick Dana great IV, comical answer about "Draining the Jacuzzi"
01:53 - 02:19 B roll and IV with Simon Fisher about their position approaching Porto Santo and almost ready to round the Island to the next waypoint to Lisbon
USAGE RIGHTS/RESTRICTIONS
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Contact

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