His Varianta 18 with hull number 156 has the name "Digger", he himself calls too. But actually Diggers name is Stefan. And he is going to do a big adventure
In his blog he writes:
I spend two years with filming sailing without any rest, and never touched a boat. Last year, however, the virus came back. And since I'm always rushed over Scandinavian grounds, I felt there was an open bill...
So I have decided to purchase a suitable boat, equip it and sail again with a lot of time around the grounds ...
...The boat I've found. A brand new VA18. Why this boat? I plan to sail single-handed normally. Headroom I do not need, and the handling of the boat to sail singlehanded is perfect.
It should be fast, what the VA is. A Large cockpit was important to me because that's mostly my place on the boat. And I wanted to upgrade the whole thing so that there is nothing to be desired ... The crew. Besides my dog Polly Parson Russell my girlfriend will some time coming on board. She has never been on a sailboat. This is exciting ... "
The trip: Schlei-Fyn Småland fairway - Copenhagen - Malmo - whole west coast of Sweden up to Oslo - Kristiansand - Skagen - Gothenburg - Götakanal with the two lakes - Stockholm - Åland - Turku - Gotland - Öland - Ertholmene - Bornholm - complaints - Schlei .
Makes a total of about 1800 nm. Start: beginning of May. End: the beginning of October
Many many photos and films about the project on the Facebook page: www.facebook.com/digger.hamburg ...
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