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SV Suntory Mermaid III – Kenichi Horie JP

WINNER OF BLUE WATER MEDAL – CRUISING CLUB OF AMERICA Kenichi Horie, Japan’s best known ocean sailor, has been named winner of the 2022 Blue Water Medal by the Cruising Club of America (CCA) for a lifetime of ocean-crossing achievement. … Continue reading

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Golden Globe Race – SV Asteria – Tapio Lehtinen – Update 28.nov.2022

REFLECTIONS ON THE LOSS OF ASTERIA Tapio Lehtinen

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Oilskins or swimsuit?

FROM BRITTANY TO THE CANARIES VIA SPAIN, PORTUGAL AND MADEIRA Oilskins or swimsuit?

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Love triangles

LOVE SHARED Love triangles

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The Riddle of the Orcas

CHICKENS COMING HOME TO ROOST? Riddle of the Orcas

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Trouble afloat – Orca attacks – rudder failure

INCIDENT # 4 – RUDDER DISABLED BY ORCA ATTACK OFF PORTUGAL Trouble afloat

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Peter – 70 years

PETER FOERTHMANN – 70 Years – UNPLUGGED With 70 years on the clock, my life’s drone has soared to a height at which one could be forgiven for expecting a measure of wisdom, a modicum of life experience. Peter – … Continue reading

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