Volvo Ocean Race: Leaders under pressure as the race to Newport closes up
Bouwe Bekking’s Team Brunel continues to lead the Volvo Ocean Race fleet towards the Leg 8 finish in Newport, USA, as the teams enter the final 1,500 miles.
Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Race
Bekking’s Dutch-flagged crew jumped into the top spot on May 1 after exiting the Doldrums and have so far defended their position despite spirited attacks from their rivals.
Twelve days into the …