Emerald Veil Solidaire. And eight seasons at sea!
The catamaran Emerald Veil Solidarity regained his place for the winter at the port of Saint-Cast.
70 outlets and 1,307 sailors onboard a day: after a busy season, Ephata, catamaran sailing Emerald Solidaire, regained his place for the winter at the port of Saint-Cast (22).
For the 60 volunteer team members who take turns aboard Ephata is every time a great joy to see the smiles on the faces draw throughout the day. Whatever the difficulties or disabilities, everyone is welcomed on board as it is, to live a different day aboard Ephata.
This season was marked by the handover at the skippers Laurent Brégaint, in place since the inception in 2011, is now sailing in the Yacht Club of Saint-Lunaire. Yann-Lanrezac Bucaille, founder and president of Emerald Veil Solidarity, told the bar to Guillaume Covat young skipper native to the Mediterranean, which finds happiness with navigation in Britain.
The major of the year was the event Ephata Java, this day organized in June for all sailors for a day aboard of Ephata. “We welcomed 1200 guests at Quai Malo for a festive day punctuated with animations, stories, music and a great breakfast.” Nicolas Hulot, Vianney, Lou Boland, the Christmas family and more than 200 volunteers gave their time to make this day a unique moment.
Place in the winter
Now for the wintering period, Ephata is disarmed, all the equipment is dismantled, checked, repaired or replaced if necessary. “The goal is to have a boat in perfect condition to navigate our guests in the best safety conditions. And already we are preparing the next season associations wishing to embark we can apply through our website, “said Yann Bucaille. Emerald Veil Solidarity decided to open up to new partners to sustain its action.