Map of the world

Fischer 1777 | Michel 1924 | Scott 1658 | Year of issue 1969 | People's Republic of Poland

Leonid Teliga sailing around the world.


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Map of the world showing the course of his yawl Opty

Translations

Leonid Teliga 28000 mil na S/Y Opty = Leonid Teliga 28000 miles in his sailing yawl "Opty".

Glossary

Leonid Teliga was a Polish yachtsman who left Gdynia in the fall of 1966 on his 30-foot yawl Opty. He passed through Panama on his way to Tahiti in September 1967.

Resources

The Circumnavigators - Chapter 36 - by Don Holm (www.mcallen.lib.tx.us)
Poland and the sea (www.polandembassy.org)
Yawl