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VENDÉE GLOBE – week 4 – Running to the “Rouring Forties” – SOH77 onboard video

VG2016 December VENDÉE GLOBE, running to the Roaring Forties  – Nandor is #13! ??? SORRY KOJIRO – our nice friend’s boat dismasted! Take care and have a safe sail to the land!  VG2016 Oh, NO ! Kojiro’s Imoca60 – the Spirit … continue

FA TAKES FIGHT TO OLD CREWMATE COLMAN  – article by Vendée Globe official website and Nandor Fa skipper’s log 24 -26

FRIDAY 25th  – 28th NOVEMBER 2016, 20H00 Hungarian adventurer Nandor Fa might not be a threat to the Vendee Globe frontrunners but the 63-year-old is locked in battle all the same – with his old crew mate  – there’s a … continue

SOH77 Vendée Globe – HEADING IN THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE – Nándor Fa skipper’s log and onboard video messages

28th Nov. VENDÉE GLOBE  – video messages from the Hungarian skipper Onboard video message from Nandor Fa – Spirit of Hungary from the Southern Atlantic ocean  28th Nov. SOH 77 skipper’s video message   A little summary of the Atlantic Ocean … continue

Start of the Vendée Globe 2016.11.06.

Start of the Vendée Globe – 2016.11.06 Spirit of Hungary videó:   photo©spiritofhungary_christophefavreau Vendée Globe ©Jean-Marie Liot DPPI fotógaléria A PERFECT START – Vendée Globe News The huge legions of impassioned spectators, ashore and afloat as well as the 29 … continue

Life in the Vendée Globe Village Oct-Nov. 2016

The life is so busy in the VG Village – it is almost impossible to follow … we give you here small gallery and audios about the Spirit of Hungary  of Hungary and skipper Nandor Fa,  interview with Alain Gautier (winner of … continue

SOH Imoca 60′ VISITORS – French kids on the board, preparation, sails decoration

12th Oct.  Nándor Fa audio – in English and Hungarian about the last few days strong preparation… Nándor Fa – audio in English   MAINSAIL – new decoration – new logos – SOH team in action   French little kids … continue

Less than two months until the start – VG2016 skippers’ briefing in Les Sables d’Olonne

VG 2016 SKIPPERS’ MEETING The official skippers briefing of the 2016-17 Vendée Globe solo around the world sailing race took place on 8th-9th September, less than two months before the start of the eighth edition of this legendary race in the … continue

Spirit of Hungary – solo transat arrival in Les Sables D’Olonne 23th July 2016

SOH finished the transatlantic sailing from Newport (RI) to Lorient (FRA) Imoca 60′  – Nandor Fa arrival in Les Sables d’Olonne on 23th July 2016.  Photos and audio of the arrival in Les Sables D’Olonne 13:00 23th July 2016. audio_photo©spiritofhungary/mixpress (more photo and video … continue

Fa Nándor SOH Hajónapló 2016 július 13 -14. valamit ütöttünk

07. 13. 16:40 GMT, délután –  munkás nap volt a mai… Összesodort bennünket a jó sors pont egy találkozási pontra a Fortune Victoria tankerrel, de milliméter pontosan… Hauzolni készültem, mikor kint rendeztem a köteleket egy nagy reccsenéssel egybehangzó buffanást hallottam 07. 13. … continue

SOH Imoca60 left Newport: Nándor has started his solo qualification back to Les Sables d’Olonne

Instead of his planned three-days stay in Newport, Nándor Fa decided to start off after only two days on his single-handed qualification transat from Newport back to Les Sables d’Olonne, France. The reason for his sudden decision was the inauspicious weather forecast, which had promised … continue