Visit of the Spanish Team of Volvo Ocean Race 2014-2015

The Spanish Team that will compete in the next Volvo Ocean Race visited the Monte Real Yacht Club in Bayonne this afternoon.

The crew, headed by the General Director of the Spanish Team, Pedro Campos, and the Olympic champion Xabi Fernández, taught the boys and girls of the club’s Sailing School the ins and outs of the boat. They explained to them how they worked, ate and slept during the competition and encouraged them to continue training and enjoying sailing.

The mayor of Baiona, Jesús Vázquez Almuíña, was present during the visit, and he also got on board the VO65.