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How Joyon Smashed Solo Atlantic Record

Bravo Francis Joyon. With a scorching display of boatspeed and human endurance, France’s enigmatic rocket man Francis Joyon pulverised the solo transatlantic record on June 15th, sailing his trimaran IDEC from New York to the Lizard, UK to set a … Continue reading

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A Man and His Boat: Joyan Refuses Rescue to Stay with His Boat, Will Try Again

Greater love hath no sailor but he that refuses to leave his boat even though it’s capsized in the Atlantic Ocean. Famed professional sailor Francis Joyon, standing on the keel of his upturned boat IDEC, in which he was trying … Continue reading

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