How old was the youngest person to sail around the world?

Who is the youngest person to sail around the world non stop?

Jesse Martin, OAM (born 26 August 1981) is a German-Australian sailor who in 1999 became the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe solo, non-stop, and unassisted, Martin’s journey in the 34-foot (10 m) S&S 34 sloop Lionheart-Mistral took approximately 11 months.

How long would it take to sail around the world without stopping?

Non stop – takes roughly 100 days – no time to do anything but sailing at 20 knots. Express – takes roughly 1 to 2 years – fast paced sailing for the most part, with short, regular breaks. Recreational – takes anywhere from 3 to 10 years – smooth and comfortable sailing with long breaks.

Who has sailed around the world?

SIR ROBIN WAS THE FIRST TO SAIL SINGLE HANDED AND NON-STOP AROUND THE WORLD BETWEEN 14 JUNE 1968 AND 22 APRIL 1969. More than 50 years have gone by since Sir Robin Knox-Johnston made history by becoming the first man to sail solo and non-stop around the globe in 1968-69.

How old is Kate Cottee?

Kay Cottee AO (nee McLaren, born 25 January 1954) is an Australian sailor, who was the first woman to perform a single-handed, non-stop and unassisted circumnavigation of the world. She performed this feat in 1988 in her 37 feet (11 m) yacht Blackmores First Lady, taking 189 days.

Kay Cottee.

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