• 06-FEB-2018

  • Hong Kong

Leg 6 departure from Hong Kong 07 Feb to Auckland

VNR Leg 6 start: team AkzoNobel leads fleet away from Hong Kong

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Leg start VNR

Pre-start interviews in English:
Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag: skipper David Witt (AUS);
MAPFRE: skipper Xabi Fernández (ESP), Blair Tuke (NZL);
Team Brunel:  skipper Bouwe Bekking (NED), Sally Barkow (USA);
team AkzoNobel: skipper Simeon Tienpont(NED), Nicolai Sehested (DEN), Martine Grael (BRA);
Turn the Tide on Plastic: skipper Dee Caffari (GBR); Francesca Clapcich (ITA); Annalise Murphy (IRE)

Pre-start interviews in native languages:
in Portuguese: António Fontes (POR) of Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag and Martine Grael (BRA) of team AkzoNobel;
in Spanish: Xabi Fernández(ESP) skipper of MAPFRE;
in Dutch: Bouwe Bekking (NED) skipper of Team Brunel and Simeon Tienpont (NED) skipper of team AkzoNobel;
in Italian: Francesca Clapcich (ITA) of Turn the Tide on Plastic and Alberto Bolzan (ITA) of Team Brunel; 
in Danish: Nicolai Sehested (DEN) of team AkzoNobel.


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