Young guns making their sailing dream a reality . 18/11/2021
Whilst the average age of those signing up for the ARC is around 45-55 years old, there’s a growing trend for much younger crews to take a break from work or studies to buy a boat and travel the world. The pandemic has certainly influenced this decision, along with the notion of doing it right now and not waiting until later in life. Three boats taking part this year: Disco Inferno 3, (DEU), Cessna (NOR) and Minga (CHL) all have young skippers and crew who are making the most of the opportunity. Prior to their first Atlantic crossing, they shared with us how they’ve made this happen and their life plans after the ARC.The Chilean floating homeOne such boat is the Bavaria 42 Minga which was bought by four twenty-something professionals from Santiago, Chile earlier this summer. Whilst their... Click here for more info..