“Dar Młodzieży” will participate in The Tall Ship Races. The ship of the Maritime University will go on a six-month cruise. During the voyage, it will cover about 12,500 nautical miles.
The school sailing ship of the Gdynia Maritime University will visit the ports of Bremerhaven, Rouen, Fredrikstad, Arendal, La Coruna, Lisbon, Cadiz, Cape Verde and others. The trainig ship will take part in The Tall Ships Races. The ship will pass the equator. The crew of “Dar Młodzieży” will commemorate the 100th anniversary of crossing the equator by the first ship under the Polish flag – the sailing ship “Lwów”, a training ship of Polish Maritime in the years 1921-1930.
The crew of the white frigate consists of a permanent crew and apprentices who undergo sea practice. Among them are students of the Maritime University of Gdynia, students from the West Pomeranian Maritime and Polytechnic Education Center in Szczecin. Ukrainian students from Oddesa Maritime Academy will take part in the cruise.
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