The international race on the sea, starting of Murmansk, proceeds
the yacht " Has had an accident; Peter I making the Arctic round-the-world expedition. The vessel has run into a diving ice floe and has hurt a steering. For carrying out of repair it was necessary to interrupt flight and urgently to come into port of Tiksi.
we Will remind, ’õņńģåķīā command left St.-Petersburg in June on purpose to put the World record: for the first time to pass Northern sea way on a sailing vessel without ice breakers. Expedition goes in a format of races. The yacht should cross all meridians along the Arctic coast of Russia, the USA and Canada. It is one of the most dangerous routes on a planet: not one expedition has got lost among ice silence. They have stopped off at Murmansk in July for 4 days.
On the same route the Norwegian trimaran " follows; AVM 755 . From Murmansk and the international expedition on a line of Northern sea way started in two weeks after Peter I . In crew in went travellers from Russia, Norway and Obedin e nnyh Arab Emirates. About want to set up a sports record , but the most important thing - to give an impulse to development of the international cooperation and and rkticheskogo tourism.
Before failure the Russian yacht changes have overtaken rivals for days. The urged stop of the yacht Peter I will give to Norwegians odds.