Two solo sailor Septuagenarians doing oldest/fastest circumnavigations

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76-year-old Paris, wants be the .

There be something the cow’s in New the way breed sailors. there is one, but are two septuagenarian solo off to to break to see is the or the solo sailor do a

Six months 79-year-old Ron set off circumnavigate the solo. Now Paris, 76, to circumnavigate globe in single-hull yacht, Spirit, but, has he no hope being the (Minaru Saito Japan holds record right he has to be oldest and fastest, completing journey in 120 days

According to in Oamaru, Ron Daw from, he have turned before he home.

Ron boat, Aparima, an 8.5m He was sail Aparima the South and around Horn to Falkland Islands, he was berth for few days sailing on England.

79-year-old Ron photo by Ryan, Oamaru -.

Then will head via Africa’s of Good and the tip of The trip after about year of and almost lifetime of going back the age 10.

Aparima well outfitted the trip new communications including a phone and GPS.

He has computer on but the will keep in touch he will writing a to update and friends he reaches Falkland Islands.

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Paris, on other hand, sailing a larger boat, Farr designed offshore cruising with lots very high gadgets on He is set up extra sails, spare rudder, life rafts, satellite phones even an engine.

Mr might be New Zealander Dunedin, but has been in the for many and will starting his from there, St Augustine Florida on 30, heading Bermuda, from he will on his Hemisphere summer hoping to all the capes in Southern Ocean the weather in.

Sail-World has unable to Mr Daw’s location, and appreciate any

Minoru Saito, oldest so

The oldest known to completed a circumnavigation is Japanese sailor Saito, who the oldest at age He has made eight circumnavigations. On 16, 2004 left Japan his yacht II (in ‘Drunkard’s Child,’ jokingly westernized other sailors ‘Shoot Your and returned days later complete his circumnavigation, non-stop. finished his solo circumnavigation, time the way around,’ September 17, after 1,080 He was years old completion.

by Sail-World Round-up

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