• 13-OCT-2017

  • Alicante, Spain

Boats arrive in Alicante after Prologue race- interviews with MAPFRE and team Brunel (ESP-ENG)

MAPFRE docks in first in Alicante, their home port, in the early hours of 12th October, after winning the Prologue race and concluding Leg Zero. The team has been battling with team Brunel and the interviews highlight the duel between the fellow New Zealanders Peter Burling and Blair Tuke. Story includes interviews with two skippers Xavi Fernández (MAPFRE) and Bouwe Bekking (team Brunel) as well as MAPFRE's navigator Joan Vila and crew member Támara Echegoyen. B-rolls include the arrival, the race and the Alicante Race Village official opening that took place on the 11th October.

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