the old way

old fashioned

While the GC32 are discovering the bay of Marseille for the last event of the GC32 racing tour, the crew of the Gyptis is still testing to takeoff with a ship of more than 2600 years!  We are a group of young archaeologist-sailors. Even if we are more used to racing on a First 34.7 or IMX 45, we occasionally present this old square rigger on the starting line. This is the Gyptis which is the exact replica of a sewn boat from the 6th century BC. which was discovered in Marseilles in 1993 …

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