Russian Crew sailed gig 368 miles from St.Petersburg Russia to Turku Finland

Russian team successfully sailed a gig Dignite from St.Petersburg Russia to Turku Finland. 368 nautical miles were covered within 16 days. The crew was sleeping ashore in a tents, all food, equipment and supplies were carried on a gig. The expedition was organized with support of Atlantic Challenge Finland, City of Turku and great support of Bo Forstrom Trustee of AC Finland.
Check the route here:
http://maps.google.com/maps/…

 

Click for some pictures here:
http://picasaweb.google.com/Alexander.L.Belous/TurkuChallenge#

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