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First blog post | HFCWG

Hi, my name is Shane. I am from Ireland and I’m 26 years young (glass full kinda guy). I am starting this blog ‘How Far Can We Go’ because I want to circumnavigate the world on a sail boat. 786 more words

Reviewed and Recommended: Maidentrip

One of the coolest stories of the 21st century so far is that of Laura Dekker, the Dutch young woman who, just a few years ago as a teenager, became the youngest person to sail around the world alone. 238 more words

Living Well

We're ready to go! Kind of...

Toodle-oo to London town! Hello, St. Louis! After hours of traveling, Leah, me, but especially Brewster (18 hours in cargo made her slightly resentful toward us), made it safely back to St. 2,971 more words


Lunch with Laura

Last month, I had the opportunity to visit the Portland Yacht Club with 48° North Editor Joe Cline and interview the world’s youngest solo circumnavigator. Most sailors reaction: “Woah, cool.” Most non-sailors reaction: “What does that mean?” 332 more words


Come Hear Laura Dekker this Thursday, October 27th!

SW Charter and Wilson High School are excited to host an evening with Laura Dekker on Thursday, October 27th!

Laura Dekker will speak about following her dreams from a very young age to becoming the youngest person to sail solo around the world.   91 more words