VIDEO: To propose an alternative:
Sea Pilgrim is a meditative film on Brazilian sailor Tassio Azambuja who had been living and traveling onboard his sailboat for the last 9 years.
“While sailing alone this past year, the silence I felt petrified me,” explained film director Will Mayer. “It opened up a great amount of insignificance in my own life. As a response to this, I set out to create this film exploring silence in a day and age infiltrated with busyness.
“We’ve become conditioned that the pursuit of fame and commercial success are the only ways we can be content. My hope is simply to propose an alternative. Living a life dedica…
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Clipper Race: The Tasmania Turn:
(December 9, 2017; Day 7) – As the close racing continues in the Southern Ocean, the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race leaderboard positions continue to change with Qingdao retaking the lead on day seven of the The ClipperTelemed+ Tasman Test.
With less than 20 nautical miles separating the top three teams, the next 24 hours are set to be just as thrilling as the fleet converges on the race mark at the south of Tasmania before heading north to Sydney.
This follows an excitingly close Elliot Brown Ocean Sprint conclusion yesterday, which saw Sanya Serenity Coast, Visit Seattle and Qingdao claim the bonus points with less than four minutes between their elapsed times. …
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