The Rules of Solo Circumnavigation
– The route must be contiguous
– The route must cross every line of longitude
– The route must be 20,000 nm or greater
– The above must be undertaken solo
You can track my progress here: https://my.yb.tl/aswts.
Sailing solo around the world has been achieved by fewer people than have been into space; the exact number is unknown but is believed to be around 300 (compared to over 540 that have been into space). I am working on a ‘complete’ list which I’ll publish here soon. Those who make it round are deemed to have joined the ‘Joshua Slocum Society’ – in honour of the firsts solo circumnavigator.
Here is a Google Map of the planned [abridged] Route