The Paraty canal during the race

The Paraty canal during the race

Paraty turned out to be the ideal setting for the race. The pictures of our slenders boats sliding on deep-bue waters with mountains covered in jungle in the backdrop were so beautiful that even the bbc news website decided to post one, on the main page of its science and technology section!

The boats in Paraty-Mirim bay.

The boats in Paraty-Mirim bay.

Paraty bay

Paraty bay

See more pictures of the race by accessing our gallery here.