Volvo Ocean Race llegó a Francia

El VO70 español del equipo Telefónica rompió su timón y perdió el liderato, y posteriormente, primer lugar en la general, a su llegada al puerto francés de Lorient, en la etapa desde Portugal. El navío de Groupama, al mando de Franck Cammas, llegó a puerto en primer lugar y encabeza la tabla general de la competición que concluye en Galway, Irlanda, el próximo 7 de julio. A continuación, algunas de las mejores imágenes de esta etapa.

Carrera Volvo llega a Francia

LISBON - PORTUGAL - JUNE 10: Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, skippered by Ian Walker from the UK caching up with the leading boats at the start of leg 8 from Lisbon, Portugal to Lorient, France, during the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 on June 10, 2012 in Lisbon, Portugal.. (Photo by Paul Todd/Volvo Ocean Race via Getty Images)

Carrera Volvo llega a Francia

AT SEA - JUNE 11: Groupama Sailing Team reaching towards The Azores, during leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 at sea on June 11, 2012 from Lisbon, Portugal to Lorient, France. (Photo by Yann Riou/Groupama Sailing Team/Volvo Ocean Race via Getty Images)

Carrera Volvo llega a Francia

AT SEA - JUNE 14: Wade Morgan from Australia eases the Fractional Zero sail, as a 50 knot gust hits Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, during leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 from Lisbon, Portugal to Lorient, France on June 13, 2012 at sea. (Photo by Amory Ross/PUMA Ocean Racing/Volvo Ocean Race via Getty Images)

Carrera Volvo llega a Francia

In this photograph provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, shows Camper with Emirates Team New Zealand and skippered by Chris Nicholson from Australia, sailing past the monument to the Discoveries at the start of leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 from Lisbon, Portugal, to Lorient, France, on Sunday, June 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Ian Roman/Volvo Ocean Race)

Carrera Volvo llega a Francia

In this photograph provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, skipper Ken Read from the USA, right, on the helm of PUMA Ocean Racing powered by BERG, as they lead the fleet at the start of leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 from Lisbon, Portugal, to Lorient, France, on Sunday, June 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Ian Roman/Volvo Ocean Race)

Carrera Volvo llega a Francia

In this photograph provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, Groupama Sailing Team, skippered by Franck Cammas from France, as its followed across the line by a huge spectator fleet, to take first place on leg 8, from Lisbon, Portugal, to Lorient, France, of the Volvo Ocean Race on Friday, June 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Paul Todd/Volvo Ocean Race)