Record Attempt 2015
*Launch date is now Tuesday, June 30. Dates and route may be subject to change due to weather or technical issues.
Changes will post here.
Because this attempt is taking place in the Atlantic Ocean in the shipping lanes Robert will be carrying and relying on
a McMurdo AIS locator beacon.
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Waypoints and the Record Breaking point
Start in Beaufort, N.C.
Robert will be departing from Beaufort, North Carolina.
Record Breaks at Solomons, MD
Robert set the World Record in 2014 by sailing 283.5 nautical miles. The point at which he will break that record is located just off of the Solomons in Maryland.
Finish in Annapolis, Maryland
The journey will end and the record will be completed when Robert reaches the public docks in Annapolis, Maryland.
GBR Attempt 2015