• 05-NOV-2014

  • ALICANTE, Spain

  • SOURCE: Volvo Ocean Race

Team Brunel 3rd in Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race

After 25 days at sea, racing in the leading pack, Team Brunel finished tonight in third place in the first leg of the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race. Skipper Bouwe Bekking and his crew crossed Cape Town's finish line at 2033 Dutch time (1933 UTC).

Na 25 dagen racen in de kopgroep, finishte Team Brunel vanavond als derde in de eerste etappe van de Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. Om 20.33 uur Nederlandse tijd passeerden schipper Bouwe Bekking en zijn mannen de eindstreep in het Zuid-Afrikaanse Kaapstad.

Team Brunel's crew:
- Bouwe Bekking (NED) - Skipper
- Andrew Cape (NZL) - Navigator
- Gerd-Jan Poortman (NED) - Crew member
- Jens Dolmer (DEN) - Crew member
- Laurent Pages (FRA) - Crew member
- Louis Balcaen (BEL) - Under 30s crew member
- Pablo Arrarte (ESP) - Crew member
- Rokas Milevicius (LIT) - Under 30s crew member
- Stefan Coopers (NED) - Onboard Reporter

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