The Race was a sail regatta around the world. The competition started in Barcelona on December 31st, 2000. This event - organized by Bruno Peyron – was the first of its kind. The regatta was characterized by no stops, no rules and no limits.
The following objectives were defined for the race:
Six out of the seven registered teams began the race. Only five passed the finish line. The Warta Polpharma catamaran with its skipper Roman Paszke finished on fourth place after being sailing for 99 days, 12 hours and 31 minutes.
During these 100 days on sea the team of Warta Polpharma was using freeze-dried meals prepared by LYOFOOD.