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Solo Sailing Circumnavigations
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First(stoping) singlehanded circumnavigation of the World,Joshua Slocum,USA,yacht "Spray",
1895-1898,Boston to Boston.

First(one stop)singlehanded circumnavigation of the World by wey of cape "Horn",sir.Frencis Chichester,GBR,
yacht "Gipsy Moth" IV,1966-1967,Plymouth to Plymouth,stoped Sydney.

First(non stop)singlehanded circumnavigation of the World by wey of cape "Horn",sir Robin Knox-Johnston,GBR,
yacht "Suhaili",1968-1969,Falmouth to Falmouth.

First singlehanded circumnavigation of the World by wey of cape "Horn" by woman,Naomi James,AUS,
yacht "Crusader",1977-1978,272 days,Dartmuth to Dartmuth.

Longest series non stop,singlehanded circumnavigations,Jon Sanders,AUS,
yacht "Parry Endeavour",1986-1988,3 countinuous circumnavigations one westabout,two eastabout,657 days

Youngest non stop,singlehanded circumnavigations,Jesse Martin,AUS,
yaht "Lionheart",1999,327 days,Melbourne to Melbourne.

Atlantic,first solo sailing,Alfred Johnson,USA,
yacht "Centennial",1876,20'loa,46 days,Marine,US,to Wales,UK,to celebrate US Centennial.

Atlantic,oldest singlehanded,sailing,Stefan Szwarnowski(born 1912),GBR,
yacht "Tawny Pipit",1989,72 days,New Jersey to Bude England.

Last update: 14 May 2007


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