A strong start for Team Vestas 11th Hour Racing with a win on Leg 1 of the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race. The team is now on their way from Lisbon to Cape Town. Here are some notable quotes along the way:

“You always have to balance how hard to push to get a jump vs. how to best prepare for the leaving mark and the macro elements of the leg.” – Charlie Enright

“Tracking our carbon footprint, and showing us all the ways we can be the most sustainable team in the race.” – Damien Foxall

“The wear and tear of days past has accumulated…sails are to be repaired, leaks to be sealed, and a general inspection of the boat is in order after spending a few days in the washing machine.” – Martin Keruzor

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