Sedov visited Falmouth several times before the Tall Ships Association was started. She is owned by the Murmansk State Technical University and is the largest sail training vessel in the world with a length overall of 117.5m and a sail area of 4150m2.
She was originally used as a German cargo ship. Now a total of 120 cadets, future navigating officers, ship engineers and radio operators enjoy training on board and she takes 50 guest trainees on each voyage.
A regular visitor at tall ship races, last in Falmouth in June 2008.
Home: Murmansk State Technical University
Length: 1175 m
Beam: 14.9 m
Sail area: 4150 m2
Speed under sail: 18 knots