Sailing yacht “Power of Siberia” washed up on the rocky beach of Palma de Mallorca in the morning of 15 October, after a restless night with the storm surge waves.
32-foot ketch ran aground right behind the popular promenade Paseo Maritimo. As reported Superyachttimes.comon Board a sailing yacht was manned by two crew members who were safely able to leave the ship. The details of the incident remain unclear, but apparently the boat went down to the shore at a time when she was at anchor. Attempts to remove the ship off the rocks were not successful due to the strong excitement of the sea, currently, the boat is still in a precarious position on the rocks.
“Power of Siberia” (model Kestrel 106) was constructed in 2012 by the Turkish shipyard Aganlar Boatyard design Ron Holland (Ron Holland).
In 2017 it for 1.6 million euros was bought by the Deputy of legislative Assembly Valery Kokorin.
in 2019-2020, the BOAT had to circumnavigate the bipolar expedition in the framework of the Patriotic action in honor of the opening of Antarctica Bellingshausen and Lazarev.
In September 2018, was applied to receive the presidential grant for this project.
“Power of Siberia” went from Turkey through the Mediterranean sea in the North Atlantic. The yacht was expected to reach St. Petersburg in November. In Palma de Mallorca, the ship stood for hydraulics repair — change a broken hose. The team finished the repairs to the hydraulics on 8 October.