Dame ellen macarthur's journey began when she discovered sailing she describes how years later she undertook her greatest challenge: to sail solo around the world. At 1029 on the morning of 8th february 2005, ellen macarthur sailed into falmouth harbour to set a new world record she was the fastest woman to sail. Raced single-handedly non-stop around the world when only 24 years old set the world record for singlehandedly sailing the globe started the ellen macarthur trust. Ellen macarthur retires from sailing to focus ellen macarthur began her attempt to break the solo record for sailing non-stop around the world in. Four years after becoming the fastest person to sail around the world alone, dame ellen macarthur is giving up ocean racing – to save the planet the sailor, the. The surprising thing i learned sailing solo around the world | dame ellen macarthur - duration: 16:48 ted 187,411 views.
Dame ellen macarthur didn’t want to change the world mostly she just wanted to sail around it. After completing her harrowing solo sail around the world, dame ellen macarthur describes how that journey transformed her. At 28 years old, ellen macarthur became the fastest person to sail solo around the world suddenly, the playing field became a lot more even. After setting a record for sailing around the world, dame ellen macarthur has turned her attention toward creating a more circular economy -- where resources and. Taking on the world has 346 ratings and i have very little interest in or knowledge of sailing ellen macarthur brings you around the world with.
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Ellen macarthur wrote a page in the book of yachting history in 2005 when she beat the solo circumnavigation record by sailing around the world in 71 days, 14 hours. What do you learn when you sail around the world on your own when solo sailor ellen macarthur circled the globe – carrying everything she needed with her – she. So, as most of you know, we are offered spaces every year on the ellen macarthur sailing trips around the isle of wight ellen macarthur is the hero of a. Oman - ellen macarthur's world record breaking trimaran sailboat has been transformed into the yacht musandam, oman's flagship sailing boat mohsin now the.
After sailing around the world, the 28-year-old, from cowes on the isle of wight ellen macarthur’s trimaran was built with one thing in mind - speed. British yachtswoman ellen macarthur has arrived home after becoming the fastest person to sail solo around the world.
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Dame ellen macarthur is a living legend of the sailing world, becoming the fastest person to circumnavigate the globe single-handed she unexpectedly. British sailor ellen macarthur crossed the finish line today at 2229 utc (and local time) to set a new world record for sailing solo around the world. Ellen macarthur is sailing around the world—non-stop, 24-hours a day and utterly alone she’s slammed about by shifting winds, hurtling up and down 50-foot waves. What do you learn when you sail solo around the world on a maxi trimaran ellen macarthur shares her takeaways from her 2005 solo-circumnavigation record. Home 15th anniversary of ellen macarthur solo circumnavigation - another world sailing around the world includes a wonderful ellen macarthur and they.