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Best images from the Volvo Ocean Race Leg 6 start: Plastic bag caught on keel

by Turn The Tide On Plastic 8 Feb 20:43 GMT 8 February 2018
Volvo Ocean Race Leg 6 to Auckland, day 1 on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. © Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race

Leg 6 started Wednesday 7th February with the iconic Hong Kong skyline as the backdrop.

Skipper Dee Caffari and her crew did not quite get the start they intended, but after 24 hours of racing they are just 10 nautical miles off the back of the leaders, Team Brunel.

Catch up with Lucas Chapman, Bianca Cook and Skipper Dee Caffari to hear what they had to say before they began what has been described as the most difficult, complicated and dangerous leg of the Volvo Ocean Race.