Format: Print Length
Publisher: Fernhurst Books (April 5, 2016)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 5 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
An engrossing narrative of 1 man’s fight to accomplish his dream opposed to all odds, this can be either a fast moving experience and a telling observation on how heroes are usually made regardless of the approach they function in, through dint of sheer perseverance and dedication to a selected direction. exceptionally, it’s a paean to the facility of self-belief that serves to motivate, encourage and exhilarate. On 19 might 2010, as he sailed INSV Mhadei into Mumbai harbour, Commander Dilip Donde earned his position in India’s maritime historical past through turning into the 1st Indian to accomplish a solo circumnavigation below sail, south of the three nice Capes. The feat, effectively accomplished by means of simply over 2 hundred humans on the planet, had by no means been tried in his state ahead of. In his personal phrases, the e-book chronicles his development over 4 years, from construction an appropriate boat with an Indian boat-builder; weaving his method during the ‘sea-blind’ and infrequently quixotic paperwork; and coaching himself with out precedent or wisdom base within the kingdom, to eventually crusing solo worldwide. in this gruelling job he was once mentored by means of Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, the 1st guy to sail solo continuous all over the world.