Projection and meeting with France and Eric, at 20:00, in Die (Drôme). Event organised with «Ecologie au Quotidien».
Projection and meeting with France and Eric, at 20:30, in Viviers sailing club (Ardèche).
Projection and meeting with France and Eric at 20:30, in Alba-la-Romaine (Ardèche).
9 pages about the route followed by Ecotroll, from Lyon to Groenland and back to Brest, in March issue of Neptune magazine. Texts and pictures by France and Eric.
Presentation of the expedition Northern Passage (Eric translating Borge Ousland), and of the route of Ecotroll, during the Festival International du Film Polaire, organised by Grand Nord Grand Large at the Institut Océanographique in Paris, Feb. 26th and 27th 2011.
Eric invited by the General Assembly of the local branch of Crédit Agricole for a projection and meeting with its members. The project for kids, linked with Vagabond's next mission, has been awarded during this meeting, within the Trophées de la vie locale .
Waiting for a better weather to sand the deck and the hull of Vagabond, we are more working inside at the moment, and sometimes going for other activities (see the album).
The boat refit is supported by Océanopolis (harbour and crane), International (paints), Sanimarin (new WC), Eberspacher (central heating), Yanmar (engines spare parts), Globe-Electronics (sonar), Bilou and Kairos team (winches repair), Under The Pole (diving tanks), Bayard (kids magazines)... Thanks to all!
Eric speaks during the press conference of the project Bordeaux-Béring-Bordeaux.
Direct on Tébéo, France is invited by Sophie Le Croizier in La Complète, at 18:30.