The PUMA Sailing group traveled across the Sharjah coast as part of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12. Under the direction of the BERG team, the crew began its journey at a port in Abu Dhabi and ended in the waters of Sanya, China.
This phase in the race is the first component of the competition’s Leg 3. With a time of 16:31:01, Mar Mostro came in second. Overall, the PUMA Sailing contingent has remained in fourth place with a total of 36 points.
The PUMA Sailing Tumblr account has posted some riveting images of the event’s commencement in Abu Dhabi. In addition to the crew’s evident intensity, the proud Abu Dhabi locals who ushered in the event are also captured.