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

Mark Slats finished, but not completely

February 1, 2019       Mark Slats finished, but not completely       Last night, in Le Sables d’Alonne, the second participant of the round-the-world Golden Globe Race — the 41-year-old Dutchman Mark Slats on the yacht The Ohpen Maverick (Rustler 36) finished the finish. He overcame 28 thousand nautical miles in 214 days 12 hours 18 minutes and 43 seconds. The #EsmeraldaOK page provides details. Slats arrived at Les Sables-d'Olonne yesterday at 23.18. He walked around the world in 214 days 12 hours Read more

Mark Slats finished, but not completely

Last night in Les Sables-d’olonne finished second participant of round-the-world Golden Globe Race – a 41-year-old Dutchman mark Slats on The Ohpen Maverick boat (Rustler 36). 28 thousand nautical miles he traveled for 214 days 12 hours 18 minutes and 43 seconds. Page #EsmeraldaOK reports the details. The slats arrived in Les Sables d’olonne yesterday at 23.18. He went around the world in 214 days 12 hours 18 minutes and 43 seconds. But it’s technically still not finished. By this Read more