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Dídac Costa returns to Barcelona this Saturday 25/03 after his participation in the Vendée Globe

This Saturday, Dídac Costa returns to Barcelona after his participation in the Vendée Globe 2016-2017!  We will celebrate his arrival on March 25 at 11:00 at the FNOB (Barcelona Foundation for Ocean Sailing).


Dídac will be received on the sea with many ships and on the land with friends the public at the FNOB Base, place from where he left to go around the world aboard the One Planet One Ocean boat.



  • 11:00 Open access of FNOB Oceanic base
  • 12:00 Arrival of Dídac Costa at FNOB Base
  • 12:30 Welcome ceremony for Dídac Costa


For those who cannot attend but do not want to miss the arrival in Barcelona of this young sailor who made history, there will be a live broadcast of his arrival. You can watch the streaming through Facebook Live:


During the event, Dídac will sign autographs with fans and school and then attend the press.


The headquarters of the FNOB (Moll del Llevant 1) will also be open to the public from 11: 00h. where you can visit the Exhibition Center of Ocean Sailing.


The boat of Dídac Costa One Planet One Ocean took with him highly innovative sensors developped during the COMMON SENSE project. The data were sent live during the race to the servers in order to monitor the marine ecosystem.