Bonavalette

Sailing around the world
Bonavalette around the world
Nationality:
Swiss
Hometown:
Fribourg (Switzerland)
Homespot:
Around the world

The 4 Swiss sailors from the BONAVALETTE Team are passionate people. They follow their missions and live their dreams. They are real experts in their discipline and nothing is left to chance to reach their goals. For them, kitesurfing takes an entire part of their project, and they trust GIN KITEBOARDING for their kite equipment.

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The 4 Swiss sailors started their trip on their boat “Le Bonavalette” in April 2014 from Basel (Switzerland). Their initial goal is to sail around the world crossing the mythic Northwest Passage through the Arctics islands of North Pole. Only a few sailors have passed this cap since the Norvegian explorer Roald Amundsen in 1903-1906. The Team Bonavalette is also highly concerned about the environment and in collaboration with the Swiss association Oceaneye (http://www.oceaneye.ch), they regularly send water samples back to Switzerland for analysis. The objective of Oceaneye is to understand the oceans pollution due to plastic wastes and to make people aware of this  phenomenon.