Weekly Race Summary 24 EN - Leg 7 Wk 4
12 Apr 2018
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Leg 7 is finally over. All competing teams are now in Itajaí, Brazil, after facing the most difficult sailing that the race has seen in many years, certainly the most gruelling in this edition, to date. Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag and Vestas 11th Hour Racing, are now heading towards Itajaí in delivery mode but racing against time to make it to the start of leg 8.
In this summary we will cover:
- Leg winner Team Brunel climbing positions on the scoreboard
- Dongfeng Race Team becoming the new overall leader
- Best result for Turn the Tide on Plastic and worst for MAPFRE
- Updates on the delivery of Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag and Vestas 11th Hour Racing
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