Liebe Leser schliesst seine Tore. Nach 11 Jahren möchte ich andere Projekte verwirklichen, auf Reisen gehen und das Leben endlich in vollen Zügen geniessen. Es waren 11 wundervolle Jahre mit Ihnen. bleibt mindestens die nächsten Jahre als Bilderbuch noch bestehen. Doch jeder Abschied kann auch ein neuer Anfang sein. Nun ist es endgültig. Ich wünsche Ihnen eine weiterhin schöne Zeit. Ich danke Ihnen für die Lesertreue und Ihre ehrliche Begeisterung mit grosser Dankbarkeit. Danke, dass ich Sie 11 Jahre verwöhnen durfte.

Tschau und auf Wiedersehen.

Marcel Krebs

Wer weiterhin mit mir und Sämi in Kontakt bleiben will, kann dies über meinen persönlichen Blog.

Dear Users closes its gates. After 11 years I would like to realize other projects, go on journeys and finally enjoy life to the fullest. There were 11 wonderful years with you. will continue to exist as a picture book for at least the next few years. But every farewell can also be a new beginning. Now it is final. I wish you a good time. I would like to thank the readership and your honest enthusiasm with great gratitude. Thank you for spoiling you for 11 years.

Chess and goodbye.

Marcel Krebs

Anyone who wants to stay in touch with me and Sämi can do so through my personal blog.



Highs and lows

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Leaders alter course in face of potential tropical cyclone
High pressure hampers GAES Centros Auditivos
One Planet One Ocean Pharmaton into Indian Ocean
Stunning sailing conditions for Spirit of Hungary

Splits and divisions

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25/01/2015, Barcelona World Race 2014-15, Onboard GAES Centros Auditivos with Anna Corbella and Gerard Marin

Leaders split paths en route to Crozet Islands
GAES Centros Auditivos third into Southern Ocean
We Are Water reaches the Roaring Forties
Rig repairs for Spirit of Hungary

Dongfeng Race Team makes race history in the Leg 3 of the Volvo Ocean Race

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ALICANTE, SPAIN - OCTOBER 04: In this handout image provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, Aerial view of Dongfeng Race Team during the In-Port Race in Alicante, Spain. The Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 is the 12th running of this ocean marathon. Starting from Alicante in Spain on October 4, 2014, the route, spanning some 39,379 nautical miles, visits 10 ports in 10 countries (Spain, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, China, New Zealand, Brazil, United States, Portugal, France and Sweden) over nine months. The Volvo Ocean Race is the world's premier ocean race for professional racing crews. (Photo by David Ramos/Volvo Ocean Race via Getty Images)

Cape heroes

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Cheminées Poujoulat first into Indian Ocean
Neutrogena to pass Cape Agulhas later today
GAES Centros Auditivos and Renault Captur gaining miles once again

Intervista ad Alberto Bolzan

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January 22, 2015. Day 19 of Leg 3 to Sanya, onboard Team Alvimedica. Through the Malacca Strait and into the busy Singapore Strait at night, with Abu Dhabi, Brunel, and MAPFRE in sight. A Maersk Line cargo ship crosses close in front of MAPFRE after leaving the Singapore Strait.

The big game

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Leaders enter the fastest section of the course
400-mile separation between the leading duo
Saint Helena High continues to impact mid-fleet
Spirit of Hungary making gains in trade winds


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Leaders escaping on low pressure train
Renault Captur repair and back to speed
Hugo Boss in Salvador de Bahia
New frontiers for We Are Water and One Planet One Ocean duos

Hugo Boss dismastet

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Alex Thomson and Pepe Ribes, skippers of the IMOCA 60 HUGO BOSS, which was leading the Barcelona World Race, this evening lost their mast overboard at 21.02 GMT. The yacht was reaching in moderate conditions when there is reported to have been a rigging failure and the mast fell overboard and broke.

Weekly Highlights N°12

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January 12, 2015. Leg 3 onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 9. Nearing the inlet between Sri Lanka and India, winds accelerate through the gap providing the fleet with a rare day of heavy-air sailing, a welcome change from the light winds that have dominated the leg. The bow team of Nick Dana and Dave Swete on the bow following a sail change. (c) Amory Ross.

Dongfeng Race Team leading, trash picking and the Big Gybe (VIDEO)

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January, 2015. Leg 3 onboard Dongfeng Race Team. Step 1. Bring a bucket of salt water, a bottle of fresh some detergent to the back. Wash and rinse; Step 2: Clean yourself with whatever's left. Leaves you feeling like a new man. Credit: Sam Greenfield/Dongfeng Race Team/Volvo Ocean Race