Killer whales continue to pose a threat to vessels.
Researchers remain puzzled why orcas, also known as killer whales, continue to ram boats.
"We were coming from Galicia and approaching the Strait of Gibraltar ... and they rammed us."
Images of the state of the boat 'Corsario', which was on its way to Palma to compete in the Copa del Rey sailing competition.
Video captured a pod of orca whales battering a sailboat off the coast of Morocco. Researchers say there has been an unprecedented rise in orca interaction in the region since 2020. No one has been killed in any of the recent attacks.