The drag race south begins

Steadier wind means we're reaching the drag race portion of Leg 6 as the leaders leave New Caledonia in their wake and continue to push south...

Racing to get south

team AkzoNobel leads the charge down the west coast of New Caledonia. Next stop - New Zealand.

How I got here

Just a few days out from his return home to New Zealand, Dongfeng's Kiwi Volvo Ocean Race winner Daryl Wislang blogs about his journey into sailing – and passion for the sport

Splitting the reefs looking for an advantage

The fleet is picking up better winds now but a split is developing among the leading four boats as they weave through the islets and atolls near New Caledonia...

Will the west be best?

A westerly position is beginning to look good for AkzoNobel and Scallywag as the breeze settles in for the southerly boats...

Leg 6
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