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Update: Paris Abandons Solo Circumnavigation Attempt After Rig Problems

In early December, we posted about Stanley Paris’ attempt at a solo circumnavigation in his 63′ Kiwi Spirit after suffering a variety failures to rigging and sails, Paris has decided to give up the attempt and sail for Cape Town.  Today, he … Continue reading

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Bon Voyage to Captain Stanley Paris and the Kiwi Spirit

A few hours ago, Stanley Paris, 76, at the helm of the 63′ custom yacht, Kiwi Spirit, sailed from the sea-buoy at St. Augustine, Florida, bound out on a solo, non-stop un-assisted voyage around the globe.  Paris will be attempting … Continue reading

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