Conditions were spectacular on the waters off Cape Town, with wind near 20 knots, under bright, sunny skies. Boat handling was at a premium in the fresh conditions and on the first two laps of the course, there were several very close crosses as the boats approached the turning gates.
The Mirpuri Foundation team “Turn the Tide on Plastic”, who had a very strong start to the race, held on for fifth place.
Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 7 Agosto 2018
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