Ahead of being shipped to China on Wednesday, Green Marine have now officially handed over the Volvo Ocean 65 ‘Dongfeng’ to OC Sport. On the other side of the globe in Sanya, China the Dongfeng Race Team is preparing to put Chinese athletes through their paces in the first of several sailing team selection trials
There is no doubt Dubois and OC Sport are serious about winning this edition of the Volvo Ocean Race and setting the long-term foundations for offshore sailing in China. The Director of Team Dongfeng, the Chinese entry in the Volvo Ocean Race talks about the team and the race
The recruitment campaign for Team Dongfeng is off to a flying start. Less than three weeks after the announcement of the new Chinese entry in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Team Director Bruno Dubois is delighted with the number and quality of the applications
Volvo Ocean Race, tanti candidati per Team Dongfeng
La campagna di reclutamento dell'equipaggio di Team Dongfeng è partita con il piede destro. A meno di tre settimane dall'annuncio della partecipazione del team cinese alla Volvo Ocean Race 2014/15...
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