Originally Posted by nemier
Andy Lepiarczyk sailed a Figaro single handed around the world last year.
I have spoken to him about it a number of times but haven't managed to see his boat yet "mighty chicken" Perhaps next time home I'll get a chance.
What a name for a boat
If someone want to know more about a 60 year old guy circunavigating in a small modern and fast boat:
West Van resident conquers open seas
Pogoria.org - Off Around the World
Be carefull with the last one. Unless you speack Pollish, click only on the links on the end of the page.
He says that the average speed was 132 miles a day. That gives an average of 5.5K. Not bad