Monkey Fist Adventures -Brain Waves Challenge

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Aquapac sponsors crew of six ready to row two oceans in order to raise money and gather research for PTSD and early-onset Parkinson’s Disease. Early next year, a mixture of novice and experienced rowers will take part in ‘Brain Waves’. A record-breaking challenge with four team members setting off from Lanzarote in January to row […]

Part 2: Irina Gracheva Takes on the Mini-Transat

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Irina Gracheva, the first Russian woman participating in the transatlantic race Mini-Transat The second leg of Mini-Transat started on the 2nd November at 2:08 pm (WET) from Las Palmas to Martinique. Irina will be sailing a total of 2,700 miles across the Atlantic. During the first leg, Irina encountered some problems which included reparation work […]

Irina Gracheva Takes on the Mini Transat

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There’s nothing mini about the Mini Transat 6.5! Aquapac ambassador, Irina Gracheva will set sail this Saturday.   “Life on board has become easier, drier and more comfortable.”  Irina Gracheva, a 34-year-old Russian, is one of just 87 people who have qualified for this year’s Mini Transat; a biennial solo transatlantic yacht race for 6.5 metre boats over 4,000 nautical miles that […]

Best Dry Bags for Camping

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Camp in comfort night after night with the right dry bag   What’s worse than arriving at a campsite with a wet sleeping bag and clothes?  How about knowing how easily you could have protected your gear? A dry bag is one of camping’s little essentials. It’s up there with a head torch, eco-friendly wet […]