Yannick Kethers

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All in all, he wants to inspire people to get on a sailing boat, untie the mooring lines, hoist the main sail, unfurl the genoa and discover the world’s oceans. As a qualified DSV SHS Ocean Skipper and RYA Yachtmaster, we are glad that he is our official sailing specialist for Sofia na Australia.
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2017 – It’s race year!

  An exclusive insight into the Volvo Ocean Race Boatyard facilities in Lisbon The Volvo Ocean Race is known as the world‘s longest and toughest offshore sailing competition. Every three years, a couple of teams composed of the best sailors on the planet set off to circumnavigate the world. In 7 months time – on […]

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Discover One Of The Most Beautiful Bays In The World 

The expression « most beautiful bay » makes us think of the Caribbean, French Polynesia or the Whitsunday Islands. However, there is a little paradise to be found at the West coast of France:  The Gulf of Morbihan Behind the Quiberon peninsula, well sheltered from the Bay of Biscay, hides the Gulf of Morbihan, an interior sea […]

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Vendée Globe | They Are Off To Sail The Everest Of The Seas

  The 29 skippers sailing around the world are now already two weeks at sea and are currently in the South Atlantic Ocean. Time to look back at the day of the start: Happiness, emotion and a cheering crowd. What an amazing atmosphere in the town of Les Sables d’Olonne at the West coast of […]

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Preparations For A Non-Stop Solo Round The World Race

  This is the toughest competition in ocean racing and definitely also one of the toughest sports event on the planet: The Vendée Globe. Since its creation in 1989, only 72 sailors have managed to finish this yacht race which starts every four years from Les Sables d’Olonne at the West coast of France. The […]

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Sailing Through A World Heritage Site

  Making use of wind power to travel around and discover new places is a priori a quite special leisure activity.  However, the time spent on the boat might turn even more special and exciting if you choose an exceptional sailing spot. The so-called Wadden Sea along the Dutch coastline in central Europe for instance […]

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Have You Ever Sailed To London?

This is possibly the most adventurous way to get to London in the 21st Century… “In a journey, what really matters is the starting point and the destination” – Well, that is a quite controversial statement in the context of travelling: In fact, some argue for the prime importance of the destination and neglect the […]

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