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Paraguaçu, is the name of the boat, means “immense sea “(it was the name of India Tupinambá ) and intends to honor the pioneers navigators (Pedro Ávares Cabral, in particular), but also the 90 years of the first aerial crossing of the South Atlantic, completed in 1922 by the aviators Gago Coutinho and Sacadura Cabral, as well as the Brazilian people, below extend a hug narrowed with the desire to see relations between the two peoples brothers. The route (reconstitutes the aircraft ' Santa Cruz ') will be made paddling lonely, between Green and Marrocos,ilhas Canárias island, Cape Verde and Natal in Brazil, a length of about 5,000 miles of ocean. The expected duration is 110 days (starting at the end of 2012)
The man who will row between Morocco and Brazil is José Diogo Giraldes Tavares (licensed in Management companies): organizational development consultant; on tourist and Sport adventure animation since 1994.
Rose more than 70 peaks, ski Instructor is titled and only Portuguese falling from 8 thousand meters in ski.
Published 3 books. Like challenges and carries an important message about sustainability and rationalization of energy resources for the oceanic crossing the oars!
All in:
http://travessiaoceanica.blogspot.com
http://paraguacu2012.blogspot.com
http://www.facebook.com/jose.tavares.75839/photos#!/pages/Paragua%C3%A7%C3%BA-httpparaguacu2012blogspotcom/135954383178895

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