"Beware of what you want: fate took my desire for" something #adrenaline "a little too literally and our boat trip Sunday evening ended in our boat # lit and family and friends were evacuated by coast guard and fire rescue team," he wrote. "No worries: we are all fine!"
The video shows firefighters aboard the yacht covered with fire fighting foam.
"It's 3 in the morning. We are in the ocean being rescued from the Mallorcan / Spanish fire brigade," Klitschko could be heard in the video. "The boat was on fire, we were hanging out outside."
Smoke from the engine room
The incident took place around kl. Two Monday when the yacht crew asked for emergency assistance, Palma's Maritime Rescue spokesman Miguel Chicon told CNN.
The coastal movement sent rescue boat Salvamar Acrux to the yacht's position, which was a few kilometers southwest of Mallorca harbor Adriano, Chicon said.
When the boat's crew had already laid the fire, the lifeboats decided to pull the boat to Port Adriano.
"We called the firefighters on land so they were ready to help if there were other problems with the fire," he said. At one point during towing came smoke from the engine room, so the crew was evacuated aboard the rescue ship, Chicon added.
There was no medical help for the yacht's residents, he said.
Klitschko, 43, retired after winning 64 of his 69 games and maintained his gravity title for over nine years. His last match, in April 201