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The ocean race is an amazing race around the world where the sailors are over 8 months at sea.
During the race they cross the oceans of the world and got races at their destinations in the various continents.
They deliver each day, 24/7 topsport with extreme focus and determination under most difficult circumstances.
For this reason the sailors are true hero’s for us.
Only best sailors of the world are able to participate in this race. And to win this race is an amazing achievement.
We have deep respect for all sailors and all people who work in front and behind the screens.
Second we experience that the teams are mixed with people from various nationalities. So even when people might have different backgrounds, cultures, experiences and mindset, they share the same boat during the race and they need make the best out of it together to win.
While competition is high and aggressive with many sports, the sailors seems to be very respectful and treat each other like family.
Last but not least: This event unite millions of people from all over the world with a very positive atmosphere.
Founder Patricia Haveman was blessed to enter Brunel Dutch race boat in Sweden (after finish).
With big compliments to Team Brunel from the Netherlands, for their kindness & patience and this amazing experience, which is locked in the heart.
During last race we where able to visit the boat of the Spanish team, who win the second prize.
We are proud of all these amazing hero’s. To complete this race is a proof this people can resist all conditions and got a very strong & positive mind. From which people from all over the world can learn. An positive attitude & topsport together.