While Norwegian-Icelandic historical documents and historians have argued since the Snorre Sagas that Rollo and Rollo are one and the same person, the Danish historians believed that he came from Denmark.
They will find out whether Rollo was the same Rollo as Rollo from Møre.
In that case the British royal family originaed from Norway.
Gradually though, as we settled into our 3 watches, the wind faded, though the sun held.
Eventually, with yankee, jib and top sail all taken in, we were motor sailing by the time the sun gave way to cloud and we carried on that way into the night.
The stopover of the Tour de France à la Voile in the city of the corsair Jean Bart remains a highlight of the seaside and tourist season and is a fabulous opportunity to discover the trimarans.
An adventure to live for three days, rhythmed by a village located Place du Centenaire near the shops of the dam of Malo les Bains and the East pier which offers a perfect view on the nautical stadium.
Once clear of the river we had our first chance to raise the sails: Leeward running backstay off: Main up (much puffing and grunting from we 8 hardened, young and agile crew members and a bit of help from Adam).
Main topsail up (less puffing and grunting, but no less debt to Adam).
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Professor Emeritus at the University of Oslo, Per Holck, (T.
He can provide loads of advice on berthing in the region and achorages around the Riau Archipelagho and Tioman group.