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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez /Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 25,2015. The prize giving following the In-Port Race Gothenburg.
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    • Credit: Brian Carlin / Team Vestas Wind / Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 20,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Team Vestas Wind. Day 3.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 16,2015. Leg 9 to Gothenburg onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 1.
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 14,2015. The start of Leg 9 from Lorient to Gothenburg via the Hague; MAPFRE
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 14,2015. The start of Leg 9 from Lorient to Gothenburg via the Hague; Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing
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    • Credit: Photo Rick Tomlinson/Team SCA
    • 11 June 2015 Team SCA Volvo Ocean Race,Lorient...Team SCA win leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race...Photo Rick Tomlinson/Team SCA
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    • Credit: Matt Knighton / Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 9,2015. Leg 8 to Lorient onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. Day 2. Ian Walker sighs as he is about to put on wet weather gear for another watch on deck.
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez /Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 09,2015. Team SCA passing by Costa da Morte - Coast of Death - in Spanish waters during Leg 8 to Lorient.
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    • Credit: Brian Carlin / Team Vestas Wind / Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 7,2015. Leg 8 onboard Team Vestas Wind. Day 0. The first night back at sea and caught in a thunder storm; lightening creates silhouettes of the watch team.
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez /Volvo Ocean Race
    • June 04,2015. ProAm Race in Lisbon. Team Vestas Wind
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez /Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 27,2015. Leg 7 arrivals in Lisbon,Portugal.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 26,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 09. OBR,Yann Riou at work
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 24,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 07. Skipper Charlie Enright looking pensive after a tough sched,with the rest of the fleet to the south escaping from the Azores High earlier than hoped. Nearing the centre of the Azores High the fleet scatters north-to-south while conditions become light and difficult.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 23,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 06. Jin Hao Chen 'Horace' adds another sheet to the headsail.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 21,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 04. A drag race along the ice exclusion zone; Thomas Rouxel
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 21,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 04. Dave Swete coiling a sheet around a winch handle for storage until needed again. Arriving at the southwestern corner of the Ice Exclusion Zone the fleet is all within sight and six miles of each other.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 19,2015. Leg 7 to Lisbon onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 02. Headlamps and other strobes are used to check sail trim in the middle of a dark North Atlantic night. Approaching the southern limits of the Greenland Ice Exclusion Zone the fleet compresses,all six within sight of each other.
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    • Credit: Matt Knighton / Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai. Team SCA passes in front of the Coromandel Peninsula en-route to the Southern Ocean.
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    • Credit: Ian Roman / Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing
    • May 6,2015. Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in second position of Leg 6,arriving to Newport.
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    • Credit: Ian Roman / Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing
    • May 6,2015. Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in second position of Leg 6,arriving to Newport.
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    • Credit: Billie Weiss / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 7,2015. Team Alvimedica arrives to Newport in fifth position of Leg 6. Skipper Charlie Enright is welcomed in the pontoon
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    • Credit: Corinna Halloran / Team SCA / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 5,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team SCA. Day 16. GYBING! The team puts in a gybe towards Newport,RI shortly after sunset.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 05,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 16. The sunset silhouettes the foredeck during a change from the masthead Code Zero to the A3 spinnaker. With less than 500 miles to Newport the complex winds again lighten before another cold front and an overnight forecast calling for the return of stronger winds.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 04,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 15. Ryan Houston is exposed to leeward while sorting the outrigger stays after a sail change. Through the cold front,it's back upwind in 15-20 knots north towards Newport and colder water,750 miles away.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 04,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 15. Mark Towill wears gloves to protect his hands from 20 days of chafe. Through the cold front,it's back upwind in 15-20 knots north towards Newport and colder water,750 miles away.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 04,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 15. Dave Swete puts the spinnaker sheet through the self-tailing jaws on the primary winch before walking away,job complete. Through the cold front,it's back upwind in 15-20 knots north towards Newport and colder water,750 miles away.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 04,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 15. Nick Dana finishes hanging on the J1 jib before peeling to the smaller sail in a building breeze. Through the cold front,it's back upwind in 15-20 knots north towards Newport and colder water,750 miles away.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 03,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 14. Charlie Enright keeps a watchful eye to the west in search for signs of the approaching cold front,like the rapidly building clouds behind him. The fleet sticks together on the track northwest towards the next cold front,a day or two away,before beginning the final sprint north to Newport,just over 1,000 miles away.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 01,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 12. Dave Swete (L) and Seb Marsset (R) working on the bow during a sail change. Gradually leaving the trade winds behind the winds begin to lighten,a welcome opportunity to dry out following days of wet sailing.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 01,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 12. Ryan Houston driving at night,lit by the glow of the instrument and a near-full moon to the south. Gradually leaving the trade winds behind the winds begin to lighten,a welcome opportunity to dry out following days of wet sailing.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo Ocean Race
    • May 1,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Brunel. Day 12. Louis Balcaen sends the boat through the Caribbean
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 30,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 11. The trade wind sailing continues,as does the occupation of the leaderboard's bottom--an unpleasant place to be even with the perfect conditions. A wet winch.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 28,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 09. 40-plus knots of wind and driving rain flattens the sea under a cloud. An early morning equator crossing--the fourth and final time of the race--brings the fleet back into the Northern Hemisphere on its way northwest towards America.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 25,2015. Leg 6 to Newport onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 06. Will Oxley (L) and Alberto Bolzan (R) grind,Nick Dana (top) up the rig for a regular maintenance checkup. The first night and three scheds of sailing alone in the west haven't proven too damaging and the winds begin to steadily build on the march north towards Recife.
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    • Credit: Matt Knighton / Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 24,2015. Leg 6 Newport onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. Day 5. Ian Walker looks at the nav computer to check positioning on the rest of the fleet as a front approaches in the sky.
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 7,2015. Leg 5 Arrivals in itajaĆ­; Team SCA arrive in fifth place.
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    • Credit: Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 4,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 17. Stu Bannatyne (L) and Ryan Houston (R) on deck at sunset. The strong winds begin to subside as the fleet compresses on the southern limit of a high pressure system near Itajai,guaranteeing a close finish in 400 miles for places 1 through 4,all within sight of each other.
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    • Credit: Anna-Lena Elled / Team SCA / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 04,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team SCA. Day 17. Birds and showers.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers/Team Brunel/Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 04,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team Brunel. Day 17. Skipper Bouwe Bekking's portrait.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 2,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 15. Damian Foxall has put the new,temporary main sail up
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 1,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 14. The final evening in Ushuaia before the motor-sail journey to Itajai for a new mast.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • April 1,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 14. Hard work for Kevin Escoffier and Damian Foxall in freezing cold temperature.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 29,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 11. Last miles in the southern ocean. Cape Horn tomorrow.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 26,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 8. Lunch for Jiru Yang 'Wolf'. Today has been a good day to rest and to eat.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers / Team Brunel / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 23,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team Brunel. Day 5. Cameras reveal life onboard in the Southern Ocean.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 23,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 5. Good progression toward the east today
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers / Team Brunel / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 22,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team Brunel. Day 4. Jens Dolmer manages a short break below deck to refuel and regain some energy.
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    • Credit: Stefan Coppers / Team Brunel / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 22,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Team Brunel. Day 4.
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    • Credit: Matt Knighton / Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. Day 01. Luke \\"Parko\\" Parkinson braces for the next wave as Phil Harmer drives deeper into the Southern Ocean.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 2. Second March 19th for us. But a bit more wet than the first one.
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 2. Kevin Escoffier cleaning halyards after a sail change
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    • Credit: Yann Riou / Dongfeng Race Team / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Leg 5 to Itajai onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Day 1. Yann Riou taking video on a wet day
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing tackles steep and angry seas as they pass East Cape,the eastern-most point of New Zealand
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing tackles steep and angry seas as they pass East Cape,the eastern-most point of New Zealand
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Dongfeng Race Team tackles steep and angry seas as they pass East Cape,the eastern-most point of New Zealand
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Dongfeng Race Team tackles steep and angry seas as they pass East Cape,the eastern-most point of New Zealand
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. Dongfeng Race Team tackles steep and angry seas as they pass East Cape,the eastern-most point of New Zealand
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • March 19,2015. MAPFRE tackles steep and angry seas as they pass East Cape,the eastern-most point of New Zealand
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • February 28,2015. Leg 4 arrivals in Auckland; MAPFRE comes in to take first place.
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    • Credit: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race
    • 28 February,2015. First sighting of Dongfeng Race Team 100nm from the finish line.