Completely alone. Heroes of our time

Yesterday       Completely alone. Heroes of our time       There are fewer sailors who have sailed around the world alone than people who have traveled in space. This material was published on the pages of Yacht Russia magazine in 2017, a year before the start of the famous Golden Globe Race singles round-the-world race. Now there is preparation for another race of the same kind. But what distinguishes the participants from around the world from other people? What are their main qualities? Read more

All alone. Heroes of our time

Sailors single-handedly circumnavigate the world sailing, less than people have been in space. This material was published in the magazine Yacht Russia in 2017, a year before the start of the famous round the world race singles Golden Globe Race. Now preparations are underway for another of the same race. But what distinguishes the participants krugosvetki from other people? What are their main qualities? Read https://www.yachtrussia.com/articles/2018/12/11/20181211-sovsem-odin-geroi-nashego-vremeni.html

"I was happy to be alone"

Yesterday       "I was happy to be alone"       Colleagues working on the #Esmeralda OK page published an interview with Abilash Tomi, taken after the # GGR2018 race. – Who / what inspired you to this race? – After my first round-the-world voyage, I was looking for an opportunity to go around the globe again, and that was when the race was announced. I jumped at this chance, because there were so many different challenges! – What are the benefits of civilization Read more

“I was happy to go alone”

Colleagues working on page #Esmeralda OK, I published an interview with Abraham Tom, taken after the race #GGR2018. – Who / what inspired you for this race? – After my first circumnavigation I was looking for an opportunity to go around the globe, and it was then declared this race. I jumped at the chance, because there were so many different challenges! – What creature comforts do you miss the most? – I do in no way needed. I was Read more

Right: a disabled veteran of Afghanistan alone, traveling on a boat

Briton Craig Voodoo (Craig Wood) — 27 and he alone travels the world on his 14-metre boat “Sirius”. This story would have been very ordinary, if on 30 July 2009, when the young man was 18, while serving in Afghanistan, his patrol was blown up by a bomb. In the hospital in Birmingham (UK), where he had been wounded, wood 14 days was in a coma and the doctors said that the chances of survival is 50-50. He amputated both Read more