OBR Richard Edwards

Brad, up the mast wearing a GoPro (realize it's a Garmin), looks for wind, calls down to the deck. View from deck level as they flop. Knotmeter: 1.6. Hoisting the J1. Luke stands by the MH0 clew. Luke: Brad's just up the mast to pop the battens. GoPro shot of Brad doing that. Luke: 2/3 of the distance through the leg, Scallywag just 4 miles away. Simeon: Brunel, Scallywag, and ourselves. Cecile: Hopefully the guys behind us get stuck in the same stuff. Shot of another boat on the horizon. Martine takes a bearing. Jules talks about "going over there to get in that breeze. Luke looks through the binoculars. Simeon talks down into the cabin: "Need to get more snacks. Keep up the motivation. Luke lies below. Nicolai eats. Simeon: All short-term plans. Luke: Sea state is calm. Going to get flatter as well. Winch closeup. Sunset.

duration 00:04:10
leg Leg 6
link http://www.volvooceanrace.com/en/raw/7060.html
people Brad Farrand, Cécile Laguette, Jules Salter, Luke Molloy, Martine Grael, Nicolai Sehested and Simeon Tienpont
published Mon, 19 Feb 2018 22:09:29 UTC
seconds 250
tags Binoculars, Discussing the competition, Doldrums, Going Aloft, GoPro, Instruments, Light Winds, Motivation, Other Boat, Popping Battens Through, Sunset and Winch
team Team AkzoNobel
video url https://volvooceanrace-2017-18.s3.amazonaws.com/videos/cropped/m113454_13-06-180219-azn-rce-00001_HD.mp4