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02.08.2018
Edward Alcard - the first person to cross the Atlantic alone

Traveling alone aboard a 35-foot yacht, a wooden ketch named Temptress, Englishman Edward Allcard crossed the Atlantic Ocean - from Europe to New York and back using only stars and a sextant, surviving on meager canned rations. , potatoes, stock cubes, and with a limited amount of water. He was chased by sharks, nearly died in a hurricane, and became an international celebrity when he arrived in Casablanca with a 23-year-old Azorean girl who wanted to go to England to become a poet.

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08.12.2017
What's on the wishlist of successful yachtsman Alex Thomson?

British yachtsman and record holder, runner-up in the 2016-2017 Vendée Globe, Alex Thomson shared his impressions of ocean travel in an interview with Boat International magazine.

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01.10.2017
What is Dutch yachtswoman Laura Decker made of?

What happens when you pursue your wildly ambitious dream at seventeen? Dutch yachtswoman Laura Dekker gained fame and admiration after her trip around the world at the age of sixteen. But what's next?

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22.09.2017
The story of Sir Robin Knox-Johnston's amazing travels

Winner of the 1968-69 Golden Globe, the world's first sailing round the world singles race, non-stop in his 32-foot sloop Suhaili, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, is one of the greatest sailors in history.

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28.07.2017
Alex Thomson's Success Secrets

Sailing champion and racing team founder Alex Thomson was interviewed by the British Evening Standard, talking about his business, sports, fears and victories, and how to succeed not only in sports, but also in the family.

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30.05.2017
Sir Francis Chichester: First Solo Around the World

On August 27, 1966, Sir Francis Chichester departed from Plymouth, UK on his 53-foot yacht, the Gipsy Moth IV, and returned after 226 days of sailing on May 28, 1967, circumnavigating the globe with just one stop in Sydney, Australia ... Francis Chichester became the first person to circumnavigate the world solo voyage from West to East across the great capes.

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13.10.2016
How Volvo Ocean Race rules change has responded

The Transoceanic Volvo Ocean Race, which celebrated its 43rd anniversary last month, has a long history, with over a hundred women competing since its inception in 1973, compared to over two thousand men.

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20.03.2016
Legendary Man: Knight of the 20th Century Robin Knox-Johnston

On March 17, English yachtsman Sir William Robert Patrick "Robin" Knox-Johnston turned 78 years old.

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20.03.2016
Through life with a big smile: Mike Peyton - Picasso in sailing

A mischievous, cheerful 96-year-old boy. This is how Mike Peyton will forever be remembered by those who knew him.

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