Weekly Race Summary 4 EN - Leg 2 Wk 1

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THIS WEEK'S OVERVIEW-Now few days into the iconic leg that will take the seven boats from Lisbon to Cape Town across the Doldrums and the Equator, this leg will test not only the rookies but veteran Volvo ocean racers alike.
The fleet has experienced strong winds and incredible speed right from the start in Lisbon on Sunday and has been flying south-west in challenging and wet conditions. Strategy is playing a huge role now with such a long distance to cover (7,000 nm)
SHOTLIST
THIS WEEK'S OVERVIEW-Now few days into the iconic leg that will take the seven boats from Lisbon to Cape Town across the Doldrums and the Equator, this leg will test not only the rookies but veteran Volvo ocean racers alike.
The fleet has experienced strong winds and incredible speed right from the start in Lisbon on Sunday and has been flying south-west in challenging and wet conditions. Strategy is playing a huge role now with such a long distance to cover (7,000 nm)
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