24 oktober 2014 - Fairtransport
We all know about Fairtransport shipping & Trading and Fairtransport Foundation (former Stichting Atlantis) ….
This video is made by one of the first trainees of our merchant sailing company ,Matthew Hickey. This documentary is about two sailors chasing their dream and by doing this they involved and inspired a whole community . This is a story about Arjen, Jorne and Andreas and the tops’l schonker Pierius Magnus..
Have a look and get inspired! (tomorrow we’ll show you part 2!)
So here we are, back in Amsterdam, with an empty cargo hold, preparing for the next trip. Six months have passed since we first left Den Helder on that grey November day. I still remember the steady sound of the tugboat, like a frantic clock rushing us. Soon the time would not matter that much, […]
Op 28 april werd ik om vijf uur ’s ochtends in de foxhole wakker. Goedemorgen iedereen: tijd om het anker op te pompen! Een half uurtje later was het anker omhoog en met een heel kleine windje trokken we op en neer in de baai van Douarnenez. We zijn hier gestopt omdat we al 5 […]
You’re not the only one with mixed emotions, you’re not the only ship adrift in the ocean. I remember this was the Rolling Stones song we listened to on the first crossing I did with Tres Hombres seven years ago. And I’m listening to it again now. Fighting our way to the Channel entrance. The […]