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Panels from the Victoria: City of Circumnavigators exhibit


What does it take to sail solo around the world? Courage, tenacity, and a willingness to defy the odds certainly helps. The route past the five great capes is one as full of danger as it is of awe-inspiring beauty. These are the stories of five Victorians who set off in search of the thrill of a challenge. Through high winds and damaging storms, through intense isolation, they persevered to earn the title of successful circumnavigator.