WHEN PASSION TURNS INTO PROFESSION
LINA OCEAN RACING
Lina helming "Haspa Hamburg" at the Nordstream Race 2013 in the bay of Saint Petersbourg, (c) Andrey Sheremetyev / Saint Petersburg Yacht Club
After the early beginnings in the Optimist Class Lina sailed in the Europe Class in National, European and International competitions. In 2010 she first crossed the Atlantic. Since she is addicted to Offshore Racing.
Over the last years, Lina has been competing in offshore sailing races, as in 2011 the Offshore Challenge from Edinburgh to Kiel (Germany) or in 2013 the Nordstream Race from Flensburg (Germany) to Saint Petersburg (Russia) on board of the 52 footer "Haspa Hamburg".
In the last years Lina sailed + 20.000 nautical offshore miles, including 2 transatlantic crossovers.
Have an impression of what Mini 6.50 Ocean Sailing & Racing can mean !
Rooted into the CLASSE MINI world she is now preparing for her participation in the MINI TRANSAT 2017, a singlehanded race from La Rochelle ( France) to the island of Martinique in the caribbean. 4000 miles, approximately 30 days of nonstop sailing .
Lina Rixgens Ocean Racing UG haftungsbeschränkt
Hans Katzer Str- 25
D 50858 Koeln / Cologne
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