He conquered the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific oceans, explored the waters of the Caribbean and sailed around the Mediterranean and the Aegean Sea.
Many of his journeys were done in the company of his wife, Claudia. But when they separated in 2008, he set off on his own adventure – one from which he would never return.
Bajorat would normally keep his Facebook page regularly updated with his adventures. But in 2015, the updates abruptly stopped.
Then, on February 27, 2016, two Filipino fishermen discovered “Sayo” drifting 40 miles out to sea off Surigao del Sur in the Philippines. Looking inside the yacht, they came across a truly horrific scene.