Published: Wednesday, 12 August 2015

Dongfeng Race Team, the Chinese crew skippered by Frenchman Charles Caudrelier, ended the Volvo Ocean Race with an unexpected overall third place finish.

Dongfeng Race Team Shares Video

(Photo: Ainhoa Sanchez/Volvo Ocean Race)

With the conclusion of the world’s toughest ocean race, Dongfeng Race Team shares their story with a video showcasing the ecstatic highs and unfair lows of the nine month race around the world.

The video shows the genuine struggle of the team to prove themselves and it shows how, as the race unfolded, the ‘underdogs’ quickly demonstrated their potential against the other professional crews and, more importantly, their determination.

Dongfeng Race Team Shares Video 1

(Photo: Victor Fraile/Volvo Ocean Race)

Hardly race favourites, from day one the Chinese crew faced adversity that proved to be draining, both physically and emotionally.

This video will take you through it all: