Best of Leg 9 (153 items)

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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 10 on board Dongfeng. 29 May, 2018. Pascal and Charles at the nav desk studying the currents of the arrival.
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 9 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Alex Gough surveying Ireland. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 9 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Celtic Sea super cloud. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 09 on board Dongfeng. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Martin Keruzore/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 09 on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. Lucas Chapman and Dee Caffari using her crew communicator. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 09 on board Dongfeng. 28 May, 2018. Drone shots.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 09 on board Dongfeng. 28 May, 2018. Drone shots.
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    • Credit: James Blake/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 9 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 9 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 28 May, 2018. Tom Johnson feeling the strain of the light winds.
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    • Credit: Ugo Fonolla/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 09 on board MAPFRE, Drone Shot, 100 miles to Cardiff. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 09 on board Dongfeng. 28 May, 2018. Horace checking the locals.
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    • Credit: Konrad Frost/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 10 on board Team AkzoNobel. Dropped back to second spot in the last position report. With little to separate the teams the crew push on. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 10 on board Team AkzoNobel. Nicolai Sehested climbs the rig to make checks and look for wind. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 10 on board Team AkzoNobel. The team are working hard to stay in the breeze and try to get back the top spot. 28 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 09 on board Dongfeng. 28 May, 2018. Horace organising the next sail to be hoisted while Kevin Escoffier and Jack Bouttell are packing.
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 8 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Antonio Fontes helming at night. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 08 on board MAPFRE, Antonio Cuervas-Mons and Guillermo Altadill making friends. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 08 on board Dongfeng. 27 May, 2018. Drone shots.
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    • Credit: Martin Keruzore/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 08 on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. Stacking sails for Bianca Cook and Lucas Chapman. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 8 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Wide angle of the sails. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 8 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Compass. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Martin Keruzore/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 08 on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. Liz Wardley in the mast. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Konrad Frost/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 8 on board Team AkzoNobel. Only a couple of miles separate the two teams at the top. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Konrad Frost/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 8 on board Team AkzoNobel. Bringing down the sail. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 8 on board Team AkzoNobel. Another sail change and the sail is back in the bag. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: James Blake/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 8 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 27 May, 2018. Simon Fisher looking at the approach to Cardiff with Jena Hansen in the background
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 8 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 27 May, 2018. Phil Harmer after a long cold watch.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 08 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 27 May, 2018. Charlie Enright.
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    • Credit: Konrad Frost/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 8 on board Team AkzoNobel. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Konrad Frost/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 8 on board Team AkzoNobel. Triple heading. 27 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 7 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Antonio Fontes on the wheel. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Sam Greenfield/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Brunel. The horse on deck. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 7 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Wide angle from the bow, with Libby Greenhalgh eating dinner. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: James Blake/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 26 May, 2018. Nick Dana keeping up his daily routines, kind of.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 26 May, 2018. Mark Towill
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Team AkzoNobel. Hoisting the sails takes huge effort. Here Emily Nagel and Martine Grael work away on the grinding pedestal. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07 on board Dongfeng. 26 May, 2018. Kevin Escoffier ready to jump in 15 degrees water to get some sea grass out of the keel.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07 on board Dongfeng. 26 May, 2018. The crew sleeping in the front of the boat while drying suits as the temperature rises.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07 on board Dongfeng. 26 May, 2018. Horace's hands after 8 months of racing around the world.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07 on board Dongfeng. 26 May, 2018. Pascal Bidegorry taking smiling lessons, he's getting better every day...
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07 on board Dongfeng. 26 May, 2018. Carolijn Brouwer taking advantage of the calm to brush her hairs after a week of sailing.
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    • Credit: Ugo Fonolla/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07 on board MAPFRE, Sophie Ciszek. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07 on board Dongfeng. 26 May, 2018. Drone Shots.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07 on board Dongfeng. 26 May, 2018. Drone Shots.
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 7 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. 26 May, 2018. Drone shots.
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    • Credit: Konrad Frost/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Team AkzoNobel. The weather couldn't be more contrasting from the previous 24 hours. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Konrad Frost/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Team AkzoNobel. Simeon Tienpont on the bow making adjustments to the sheet on the sail. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Team AkzoNobel. With the fleet compacting Jule Salter is looking for any change in the weather to pounce on the new breeze. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Team AkzoNobel. Jules Salter looking at the conditions whilst waiting to do a live call. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Team AkzoNobel. Martine Grael inspects her hands as the crew dry out in the lighter conditions. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 6 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 26 May, 2018. What a change 24 hours can make.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Team AkzoNobel. The wind has dropped and everyone can recover. Now to keep ahead of the fleet. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Rich Edwards/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 7 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Antonio Fontes hands blistered. 26 May, 2018.
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    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 26 May, 2018. Tom Johnson
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    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 6 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. 1/20 shutter on the wangle, a blurry deck unfolds. 25 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: James Blake/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 6 on board Vestas 11th Hour. 25 May, 2018. Tony Mutter getting ready for the battle
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    • Leg 9 Newport to Cardiff Day 6 on board Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Sailor out of focus behind sheet. 25 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Sam Greenfield/Volvo Ocean Race
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 7 on board Brunel. Nina Curtis takes a wave. 25 May, 2018.
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    • Credit: Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Rac
    • Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 06 on board Dongfeng. 25 May, 2018. My arty moment of the day: the red man wearing splashes.