St. Nicholas singles regatta, organized for the 10th year in a row from the Sailing club Mornar from 3rd to 6th December 2011, with the start in Split and end in Komiža, on the island of Vis, has gathered six sailors ready for all challenges that 160 nm of rough seas and stormy winds can present on their sail from Split to Palagruža and all the way to the finish line in Komiža.
Crocon, as the regatta sponsor, in their desire to promote safe navigation awarded this year’s winner, Mr. Šime Stipaničev with McMurdo’s Fast Find PLB beacon. Winning this race meant sailing the already mentioned 160 nm, for the most part during the night, which the winner passed in a little over 15 hours.
At this one and similar regattas, the Fast Find PLB beacon since waterproof and small, with the possibility to transmit an accurate and direct call for help with simple one-button activation represents a perfect hit, that is, a beacon that every sailor will deem a crucial security element of their equipment.
In addition, we are very satisfied that the competitors recognized the quality of the PLB beacon and with its purchase chose the unbeaten global security that McMurdo’s Fast Find PLB offers.