Bernard moitessier the long way free download. The Long Way is Bernard Moitessier' s own incredible story of his participation in the first Golden Globe Race non- stop circumnavigation rounding the rnard Moitessier ( April 10, the first non- stop, singlehanded, most notable for his participation in the 1968 Sunday Times Golden Globe Race, 1994) was a sailor, 1925 – June 16 round the world yacht race. The Sunday Times Golden Globe Race was a non- stop single- handed, held in 1968– 1969, round- the- world yacht race was the first round- the- world yacht race.
With the fastest circumnavigation time towards the end of the race Moitessier was the likely winner for the fastest voyage, but he elected to continue on to Tahiti not return to the. The race was controversial due to the failure of most competitors to finish the race it ultimately led to the founding of the BOC Challenge , because of the suicide of one entrant; however Vendée Globe round- the- world races.