40 Ans De Mini Transat

Author: Patrick Benoiton
Editor: Glénat Livres
ISBN: 2823300791
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Depuis sa création, près de 1 000 marins ont pris le départ de la Mini-Transat qui fête cette année ses 40 ans. Une belle occasion de célébrer cette course au large atypique... La Mini-Transat n’est pas une course comme les autres. Peut-être parce qu’avec 6,50 mètres (la taille d’une camionnette !), les bateaux y sont les plus petits de toutes les courses au large. Peut-être aussi parce que, parmi les candidats, on trouve de tout : des jeunes, des moins jeunes, des amateurs, des presque néophytes ou de grands marins. Ainsi, pour certains, les plus connus (Daniel Gilard, Jean-Luc Van Den Heede, Bruno et Loïck Peyron, Yves Parlier, Isabelle Autissier, Laurent et Yvan Bourgnon, Roland Jourdain, Catherine Chabaud, Lionel Lemonchois, Michel Desjoyaux, Thierry Dubois, Ellen Mac Arthur, Thomas Coville, Tanguy Delamotte, Arnaud Boissière, Thomas Ruyant...), la Mini a été un tremplin vers une carrière professionnelle sur les océans. Mais pour la majorité, elle a été une parenthèse improbable dans leur vie, un espace ouvert sur un rêve réalisé, une aventure à achever pour se sentir vivant et serein. À l’occasion du départ de la 20e Mini-Transat, qui sera donné le 1er octobre 2017 de La Rochelle pour une arrivée prévue quelques semaines plus tard en Martinique, Patrick Benoiton retrace l’histoire passionnante de cette belle aventure. Un texte riche de nombreux témoignages, qui rend hommage à la dimension humaine de cette course décidément à part.

Mini Transat

Author: Federico Cuciuc
Editor: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781516927814
Size: 18,57 MB
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L'autore racconta la sua avventura nel mondo mini 650 e l'edizione della Mini Transat 2013, la piu solitaria delle solitarie. La scelta della barca, finanziarsi, gli incidenti, gli errori, l'ostinazione, lo spingersi costantemente oltre i propri limiti, 4200 durissime miglia in solitario attraverso l'Oceano Atlantico, la voglia di tornarci. Una regata, un romanzo, un'intreccio di storie e marinai lungo 40 anni. Nel modo semplice, onesto e diretto di chi va per mare una storia da leggere miglio su miglio."

Cruising World

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Cruising World

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Mini Transat Diario Di Bordo Di Un Sogno Che Si Avvera

Author: Andrea Pendibene
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ISBN: 9788895842158
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Sail

Author: Timothy Jeffery
Editor: Aurum Press Limited
ISBN: 1781316589
Size: 20,27 MB
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Whether it is to test the high seas on around-the-world events in the glory of 49er yachts, to cut through choppy coastal waters on a Lazer racing for Olympic Gold or to set team against team in the great cup challenges, Sail is a celebration of the adventure and skill of one of mankind's oldest sports. Including chapters on the greatest races and their class divisions and the incredible and inspirational stories of the world's greatest sailors — from Ellen MacArthur to Seve Jarvin, Tony Bullimore to Vinny Lauwers — homage is paid to those who have mastered their boats and set out to conquer the seas. Sail also includes detailed technical analysis and intricate illustrations on each classification of racing boat, explained by the experts in their field, to give a complete account of the world of sailing competition.

Cruising World

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Adrift

Author: Steven Callahan
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547526560
Size: 17,20 MB
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Before The Perfect Storm, before In the Heart of the Sea, Steven Callahan’s dramatic tale of survival at sea was on the New York Times bestseller list for more than thirty-six weeks. In some ways the model for the new wave of adventure books, Adrift is an undeniable seafaring classic, a riveting firsthand account by the only man known to have survived more than a month alone at sea, fighting for his life in an inflatable raft after his small sloop capsized only six days out. “Utterly absorbing” (Newsweek), Adrift is a must-have for any adventure library.

The Third Time Around

Author: Tony Fairchild
Editor: Sheridan House Inc
ISBN: 9780924486241
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Singlehanded Sailing

Author: Andrew Evans
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071836543
Size: 15,86 MB
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"It takes thousands of hours of sailing to get the kind of knowledge contained in this book." -- from the Foreword by Bruce Schwab The ONLY bible for how to sail your boat fast, safe, and alone Solo sailing is within any sailor's grasp with a little forethought--and this essential guide. Got a 35-foot sailboat? No problem. Is the wind blowing 20 knots? No problem. Are you racing offshore overnight? Even better. Singlehander Andrew Evans learned the hard way how to sail and race alone--with lots of mishaps, including broaches and a near tumbling over a waterfall--and in Singlehanded Sailing he shares the techniques, tips, and tactics he has developed to make his solo sailing adventures safe and enriching. Learn everything you need to know to meet any solo challenge, including: Managing the power consumption aboard a boat to feed the electric autopilot Setting and gybing a spinnaker Finding time to sleep Dealing with heavy weather