Around the Big Blue Marble: The Boc Challenge 1994-1995 Single-Handed Race Around the World
Relates the story of Nigel Rowe's voyage around the world in the 1994-95 BOC Challenge Race which started and finished in Charleston, S.C.
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Foreword by Sir Robin KnoxJohnston
CHRISTMAS DAY 1994
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ahead Alan Nebauer Arnie arrived Autissier's autopilots began boat BOC Challenge BOC race built Cape Horn Cape Town Charleston Christophe Auguin Class cockpit competitors COMSAT crossed David Adams David Scully decided deck dismasting doldrums DSPL east Ecureuil Poitou Charentes EPIRB event finish line fleet Gartmore gear Giovanni Soldini going Harry Harry Mitchell headsail Herb McCormick hull hundred miles Hunter Marine Hunter's Child Isabelle Autissier Jacques vapillon Jean Luc Josh Hall Julia jury rig Kerguelen knew knockdown knots of wind mainsail mast message to race Minoru Saito morning Neal Petersen Newcastle Australia Nigel Rowe night passage port problem Provoyeur Punta race headquarters radio reef rescue Robin Davie round rudder sail sailor ship shore crew singlehanded Skip skipper Sky Catcher South Africa Southern Ocean speed sponsors Steve Pettengill storm Sydney things transatlantic race wanted wave weather week Yacht Club