10 Nov 2011

Camper slips further off the lead

2:07 pm on 10 November 2011

Team New Zealand's boat Camper continues to lose distance on the leaders during the first leg of the Volvo Ocean race from Spain to South Africa.

After taking a more westerly course down the Atlantic, the New Zealanders have slipped another 24 miles since the last update and they're now 105 miles behind new leaders Groupama of France.

Camper is currently averaging just 5.4 knots.