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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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FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE FOR VOLVO OCEAN RACE 2014 -15

27-06-2015

Filling the room were the sailors, journalists, sponsors and Volvo Ocean Race staff. People we would like to once again thank for making the project what it is today.

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Copenhagen to welcome Team Vestas Wind and Dongfeng Race Team!

27-06-2015

Vestas and Maersk Group are proud to announce that our Volvo Ocean 65 boats will sail to Copenhagen next week.

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RECOVERING AND STRENGTH TRAINING DURING THE VOLVO OCEAN RACE

25-06-2015

Every team is hurting and in a race where literally every second counts, we just want our guys to hurt a little less.' - blog by Human Performance Director and Physiotherapist for Dongfeng Race Team, Neil Maclean-Martin

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FOR CHINA, FOR THE VOLVO OCEAN RACE & FOR ALL THOSE PEOPLE WHO THOUGHT WE COULDN’T DO IT

22-06-2015

Dongfeng Race Team secured a place on the podium of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 at their first attempt today in Gothenburg, Sweden - an incredible achievement for Charles Caudrelier and his Chinese backed team.

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TOTAL RESTART PREDICTED TONIGHT FOR VOLVO OCEAN RACE FLEET

21-06-2015

200 miles to go. After 9 months and nearly 40,000 miles. Dongfeng slenderest of leads over main rivals Brunel and Mapfre, but seems like it will not mean much this evening.

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LEG 9, PART 2, DAY 2 - YANN’S BLOG: THE WAR OF ALL WARS

21-06-2015

So here we are, on our final stretch of the race where, for the first time since the race began – time is playing a factor in what is essentially a point race.

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COULD BE WORSE, COULD BE BETTER – A SOLID RESULT IN TO DUTCH PITSTOP FOR DONGFENG

19-06-2015

"We were really scared to see such a big split in the fleet, and honestly we still thought we’d made the wrong choice until just a few hours ago," Caudrelier on arrival.

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BATTLE OF THE ENGLISH CHANNEL

18-06-2015

With an intensity of a one hour in-port race, Dongfeng Race Team have been battling their way up the English Channel since yesterday

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DECISION MAKING TIME

18-06-2015

There’s an exclusion zone in the middle of the English Channel that we mustn’t go in. So we have two options… North or South ?

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LEG 9, DAY 1: COMPLICATED CHOICES

17-06-2015

The first blog from the last leg onboard Dongfeng by Yann Riou