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Re: 76-year-old begins solo circumnavigation

Originally Posted by titustiger27 View Post
To circumnavigate --- do you have to cross the equator? I was wondering why the Kiwi Spirit didn't start in New Zealand (and finish) --- his homeland... but I have seen a couple solo navigators have started in the northern hemisphere
Yes - otherwise it is not recognized as circumnavigation...
Anybody could go round the globe in the southern ocean without end...
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