Xinhua News AgencyDecember 3, 2013 11:49
THE HAGUE, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- Dutch sailor Bouwe Bekking will skipper a new Dutch team in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-2015, was announced during a presentation on Tuesday in Amsterdam.
The team will be sponsored by Brunel, an Amsterdam-based company specializing in project management, recruitment and consultancy. It is the third time it sponsors a team during the prestigious sailing event around the world. The team joins the all-female campaign Team SCA, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing and the Chinese challenge Team Dongfeng in the 2014-15 line-up announced so far.