OBR Ugo Fonollá

Xabi, on deck, talks in Spanish. They appear to be motor-sailing in protected waters close to shore. He talks about their suspension of racing. He then explains in English. Part of the mast track came unglued. Fought hard with ratchets and straps on the mast, not with the main working properly. Today, just as they pass Cape Horn they had a bad tear of the mainsail. So they have no choice but to try to fix this. Expects to spend 12 hours; will be challenging. They had a plan with their shore team just in case. He talks again in Spanish. Shot of the main torn in two. Sign underfoot says "Cabo de Hornos".

duration 00:03:48
language Spanish
leg Leg 7
link http://www.volvooceanrace.com/en/raw/8709.html
people Xabi Fernández
published Fri, 30 Mar 2018 09:47:48 UTC
seconds 228
tags Breakage, Cape Horn, Repair, Spanish, Suspension Of Racing and Translation Needed
video url https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6h0Xb-uNck