Leg 2 for the Volvo Ocean Race, MAPFRE in Second Place

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After only 24 hours since the beginning of second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race, MAPFRE places second with the leader, Alvimedica, only three miles ahead. According to MAPFRE navigator Jean Luc Nélias, the night was tough and the team lost some wind advantage. But as day came, they changed course and gained back good speed.

Party positions 14:20 Spanish time – November 20, 2014

1st Team Alvimedica, USA / TUR (Charlie Enright) at 5021.9 miles arrival

2 MAPFRE, ESP (Iker Martínez),

3 miles from the leader 3rd Dongfeng Racing Team, CHN (Charles Caudrelier), 3.5 miles from the leader

4th Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, UAE (Ian Walker), 3.7 miles from the leader

5th Team SCA, SWE (Sam Davies), 7.2 miles from the leader Team

6th Brunel, NED (Bouwe Bekking), 7.3 miles from the leader Vestas Wind Team

7, DEN (Chris Nicholson), 8.6 miles from the leader

To keep up with the MAPFRE team, visit their official site by clicking here.

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