Now More Than Ever

Now More Than Ever

About 3 weeks ago we came back to Liverpool. My circumnavigation was history, after 11 month and about 40’000 nautical miles at Sea. I’m happy and privileged to have made a lot of experiences, highs and lows. Now back home in Switzerland my brain is...
“La Vida Bonita” in Panama City

“La Vida Bonita” in Panama City

I’m currently sitting at the hotel pool, right next to the famous Panama Canal. I see the ships passing by, using the canal to shortcut their way between Atlantic and Pacific. We will be doing the same on June 2nd. We arrived to Panama on the 27th and as we were...
The Northern Pacific is crossed – we made it

The Northern Pacific is crossed – we made it

When I write this we just crossed the finishing line a few hours ago, after crossing the Northern Pacific. To be honest, I’m not sure how I feel, the last month was an absolute roller coaster. On one hand I am pleased to be across that line. On the other hand we...
Fishing Fleet Slalom and other challenges

Fishing Fleet Slalom and other challenges

The last race had it all: The heat (again), freezing cold, thousands of fishing boats, nets in our rudders, wind holes, heavy winds, downwind and upwind sailing, sleep deprivation und most important fun. Keep smiling, or try at least It was not always fun, especially...
First podium with Team Dare to Lead

First podium with Team Dare to Lead

I just had a last swim in the hotel pool. The daily swim helped to stay cool in a hot and humid Sanya. The race here was as I mentioned a torture through heat. Still we had a good spirit on board and we managed to sail fast. We finished the race on the second place. A...