Andrea Mura on Vento di Sardegna set sail for the Global Solo Challenge.

Right on time at 2pm local time, in ideal and gentle conditions, Italian skipper Andrea Mura on Vento di Sardegna crossed the start line of the Global Solo Challenge and set sail from A Coruna for his grand adventure: solo, non-stop, around the world, by the three great capes. A dream Andrea had been chasing for many years and today it finally became a reality.