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18.03.2012
Vendee Globe - a test on the brink of possibilities

The Vendee Globe singles trip - a test on the verge of the capabilities of yachts and people

November 10, 2012: a huge number of yachts and boats in the water area of the French city of Les Sables d'Olonne, sub-prefecture of the Vendée region. They all gathered here to see the start of one of the most exciting and challenging regattas in the world. 20 brave souls challenged the oceans and winds in the fight for the Vendee Globe 2012-2013 trophy.

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18.03.2012
What you can't do without on a long sailing trip

9 yachtsmen, having visited different sailing areas, will tell you what is impossible to do without on a long sailing trip.

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18.03.2012
Good Maritime Practice Short Course: Anchoring

Good Maritime Practice Short Course: Anchoring

Whether we are anchored in the marina (in the absence of mooring), whether we are hiding from the bad weather in a cozy cove, or simply in a picturesque, but unequipped place for anchorage, under the engine or under sail, we perform maneuvers that obey the general rules, which we will consider ...

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17.03.2012
Forward to new bays! Anchorage selection

The choice of anchorage along with a suitable anchorage is crucial for a restful night's sleep. But not all bays allow you to anchor without much thought and preparation. We will show you how to read nautical charts correctly and what needs to be done in advance to ensure the safety and comfort of anchorage.

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17.03.2012
The finish of the regatta - the beginning of preparation for the next start

Results of Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012
The finish of the regatta - the beginning of preparation for the next start

The Galway Dinner summed up the highlight of the 2011-2012 Volvo Ocean Race cruising season in the world. Once again, the storming of this peak of sailing gave an unforgettable experience, the joy of victories and the bitterness of defeat. For the eleventh time, several daredevil carriages challenged the winds and oceans, traveled thousands of miles to prove to themselves and to all of us that a person can control everything or almost everything ...

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16.03.2012
They are greeted by clothes

They are greeted by clothes

Kiel Yacht Club, July 1912. Heinrich Albert Wilhelm, Prince of Prussia, a passionate yachtsman, is going on a short boat trip along the Kiel Bay with the friendly couple Krogmann. The clothes shine in classic white, only Tilly Krogmann contrasts with the rest. Elegantly dressed - high-heeled shoes and a hat that can be swept into the water by every gust of wind - she most likely played the role of a spectator on board.

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16.03.2012
Hinnerk Weiler: Life on a Long Voyage

Just hitting the road, being free and escaping the stress of work - who doesn't dream about it at least sometimes, sitting with back pain in front of a computer display? But to give up the usual way of life for a long time, one desire is not enough.

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16.03.2012
Istrian Peninsula: Cappuccino with James Joyce

If the Dalmatian Islands have so many yachts that "there is nowhere for an apple to fall", then on the Istrian coast the atmosphere is much quieter. Take advantage of this great opportunity, as the largest peninsula in the Adriatic has a lot to offer.

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15.03.2012
Balt 27 - a small boat with great possibilities

Balt 27 - a small boat with great possibilities
New times dictate new requirements. Small yacht owners want to have all the power of a large cruiser. But they also don't want to have the high cost of owning a yacht. The Balt 27 trailer size, with its clever design and excellent finish, makes it possible to combine this.

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