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Good Jibes #67: Around the World in 29 Months and Voyage to the Antipode

This week in Good Jibes we’re casting off with the stories “Clipper Race — Around the World in 29 Months” and “Far Side of the World — Voyage to the Antipode” from the November 2022 issue of Latitude 38 Sailing Magazine.

Holly Williams on boat
Holly Williams is a surgeon, and a sailor. Hear how she was able to combine her two passions.
© 2022 Holly Williams

Hear Dr. Holly Williams’ tales from 2019-2020 Clipper Round the World Race, and Drew Smith’s journey to the completely opposite side of the world. This episode covers everything from antipodes to Google Maps. Here’s a small sample of what you will hear:

  • What is the Clipper Round the World Race?
  • Who is Sir Robin Knox-Johnston?
  • What is an AQP?
  • Where is an antipode?
  • How do you find your antipode?
  • When is Star Wars day?
  • How do you dodge a hurricane?
  • What does Mount Everest have to do with the Clipper Round the World Race?
Drew Smith X Wing
Drew Smith has a plan to sail to the Far Other Side of the Earth — from where he was born.
© 2022 X-Wing

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