Team Vestas Wind: All Hands on Deck, Episode 8 (Part 1)
Published on May 15th, 2015
As Team Vestas Wind seeks to re-join the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race following the grounding of their VO 65 on November 29, the team has launched a web series to provide updates on their progress.
The team is keeping in form at Persico Marine, as our sailors make sure they’re in top shape for rejoining the race in Lisbon. Meanwhile, judgment day has arrived. #TeamVestas builds up to the important weigh-in – will the boat meet the VO65 class standards? Video published on Published on May 14, 2015.
The plan for the team is to return to the race by the Lisbon stopover in late May/early June to sail the final two legs. The fleet is scheduled to start the eighth leg from Portugal to Lorient, France, on June 7.