I just came back from the first Informal meeting in London regarding the Golden Globe Race 2018. In this essay i want to share with you my impressions and describe the whole thing a little bit.
Sailing, Sailing, Sailing thats what its all about… In my life at the moment anyway! Thinking a lot back and forth this summer about how to get this started I received a lot inputs from all sides. Finally I will try to take care of all of them but stay true to myself, and do […]
When I am talking with friends and family about the idea of taking part in this race the question “why do you want to compete in the Golden Globe Race?” is always coming up. And actually this is not easy to answer or lets say there are more then one answers to it.
In May, friends of mine and me where planning a two weeks charter cruise in the Croatian med. One week with lots of sailing in which we planned to do a trip round Palacruza, an island in the middle of the Adriatic sea. And the second week we enjoyed a week sailing with our […]
The Golden Globe Race is a “singlehanded non stop circumnavigation retro race”! Start on the 16th June 2018 from Falmouth, circumnavigate the world via the great capes and return to Falmouth as quick as possible.
Marlies and I met in 2001! Together we managed to live a life full of exiting moments.
I met Matthias while Sailing at a one week flotilla cruise in Croatia. He soon became a good friend. Matthias is a very talented
Somehow there was always one door opening up, I went through and closed it behind me…
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