Date: 9 months ago   Category: Accident

The yachtsman floating round the world has got stuck with a wounded back in the middle of the ocean


Abhilash Tomy which has suffered a serious injury of a back have saved in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The information portal of Sky News has reported about it. The man participated in the single round-the-world race Golden Globe Race and went the third of eighteen participants when has got to a storm. On waves has developed his boat by 360 degrees, and both masts have fallen. the 39-year-old captain serving as the officer of Navy of India has so strongly injured a back that couldn't rise, but still kept an opportunity to move on hands. For the first time he has sent from the yacht the message with a red code of danger on Friday, September 21. Three days later him the French fishing boat has picked up, Australia as the yacht of the athlete was most closer to this country, at distance three thousand kilometers from the city of Perth directed a rescue operation. Before arrival of rescuers of Tomi survived on banks with cold tea. The captain of the Indian navy Sharma has said that he of Tom "in consciousness, can speak, is saved". Organizers of a race have noted that at the time of the crash the yachtsman was "so far from rescue as far as it in general is possible". Initially was considered that Tom his rival from Ireland Gregor McGuckin can save. He was at distance of 160 kilometers from the man who was injured disaster. But as he has got to a storm too, he has broken one mast, and the man couldn't repair it. Now McGuckin waits for rescue from the Indian fleet. Tom already I participated in a yachts race round the world in 2012-2013 and I have received a national award for courage. It is more than infernal and strange news in Tape of a Bottom Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

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