The maritime culture is in our heart. Sailing is not just a sport. It is a part of human life since 6.000 years. Using the wind with a ship to explore our world, is one of the greatest adventure you can imagine. One of the biggest sailing festivals, the Kieler-Woche in Germany (Baltic Sea) has over 4000 competitors and 3 million visitors in 10 days. The Volvo Ocean Race is another great success story. An excellent example what is possible with a global sail racing project: