Harald Sedlacek's departure for an Atlantic Crossing in a 16-Foot Boat

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“Everything on board is wet, more than two weeks I wear my survival clothes. The autopilot and some navigation instruments are broken down...[but] with every day I get closer and closer to the target. Only this counts!”

—Austrian skipper Harald Sedlacek, shortly after departing on an 8,000-mile Atlantic circumnav aboard the 16-foot Fipofix.

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