Posts tagged Finland
Sailing 2700 miles in the Baltic Sea in 25 days non-stop

We have previously covered Kari “Ruffe” Nurmi`s magnificent encounter with polar bears in Svalbard onboard his 30ft Bavaria. Now he has just finished what was to be his biggest challenge so far; sailing the distance of an Atlantic crossing in the Baltic Sea non-stop. We talked to “Ruffe” to hear first hand what the adventure was like.

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Sailing to Svalbard in a small sailboat to see the Polar Bears

A while ago we interviewed Kari “Ruffe” Nurmi from Helsinki, Finland about his many adventures, including his passage to Svalbard from Finland in his 30 ft Bavaria.

Here is the full story from the Captain himself. 

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