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By Helene Martensson,Arne Martensson,Jesper Skoog,Bjorn Backman,Katarina Sjowall Trodden

the large event starts while Yaghan leaves Bullando Marina in Stockholm Sweden on June 1, 2006. Arne and Helene Martensson have either left vital banking jobs with a view to tackle a completely varied type of challange - circumnavigating the world.

Arne is chairman of Handelsbanken in addition to at the board of a few of Sweden's greatest businesses while he and Helene choose to pursue their dream and sail worldwide. They shuttle west during the alternate wind belt alongside the equator within the wake of James Cook's first excursion. They proceed right down to the harmful, yet attractive, Antartctic and then they sail up the coast of Chile and round the islands of Patagonia.

The Yaghan is a 62-foot Hallberg-Rassy outfitted with the newest in smooth expertise and every little thing else that makes a cruise round solitary waters more uncomplicated. All vital features are doubled as an additional precaution in events whilst assistance is some distance away.

Arne and Helene write approximately how one can equip a yacht to deal with an severe circumnavigation, standards for climate and path analyses, terrific surroundings and, exceptionally, approximately their option to lead one other form of life.

20, ten-minute movies masking the total around the international journey can be found on Youtube. The channel is Etaomega07. the flicks have subtitles in English, German and 50 different languages.

"Back on the helm" covers the 1st half the circumnavigation. In may perhaps 2011 the ebook concerning the moment part " within the wake of prepare dinner - crusing the Yaghan to New Zealand, Australia, South Africa and the Caribbean" used to be released as a Kindle ebook.

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