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It never stops in the world of offshore racing, day and night 24/7 we have content coming off the boat straight to you! This page is where we post all our stories and live updates so you can keep up to date with what's going on. Don't forget you can also write to our team and ask questions by emailing messageofsupport@dongfengraceteam.com



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RAISING THE ALARM

26-11-2014

MeteoFrance just raised the alarm, Tropical Storm !

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CONSTANT SAIL CHANGES EQUALS NO SLEEP

25-11-2014

Lots and lots of sail changes and no sleep for most of the fleet for day 6 of leg 2.

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Stable instability

25-11-2014

Leg 2 Day 6 - Yann Riou brings us the latest blog from onboard Dongfeng

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WHAT WERE YOU DOING AT 21 YEARS OLD?

24-11-2014

Imagine if it was your first offshore ocean race, you were aged just 21 years old and you were onboard with a crew who didn't even speak your language? Meet Black...

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RIDGE ON THE MENU

24-11-2014

Leg 2 Day 5 - latest blog from Yann Riou

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CLOSER THAN EVER, THE FLEET WORK THEIR WAY ACROSS THE ‘RIDGE’

24-11-2014

Half way through Day 5 and in reality there is next to nothing between the leading five boats as the fleet try to cross the ridge of high pressure and light winds.

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« “You need to be fast, make good decisions and have just a little bit of success”  »

23-11-2014

Half way through Day 4 of Leg 2 looks to Charles today at being a very long and complicated leg!

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FAR FROM SIMPLE…

23-11-2014

Latest blog from Yann Riou | Leg 2, Day 4

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Pressure on the Navigators!

22-11-2014

« “At some point, we’ll have to switch the indicator on and go left! – but when??” » Pressure on the Navigators!

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« WE’LL FINALLY BE ABLE TO TAKE OUR HELMETS OFF! » KEVIN ESCOFFIER

22-11-2014

Latest blog from Yann on Day 2, Leg 3