up they go

Mark Chisnell reports for B&G today with his first report on Leg 6 of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15…

“It was a very slow start from Itajai, but Leg 6 is now well and truly underway with the fleet heading upwind into freshening conditions. MAPFRE hold a narrow lead, but there’s a long way to go to Newport. Mark Chisnell looks at the opening couple of days and what lies ahead.” Read on.