Around the world
Brian and Bev Rodley Nelson, October 25 Your readers may be interested in the Golden Globe single-handed non-stop around-the-world yacht race. (You may recall that Robin Knox-Johnson won the first race 50 years ago this year.) The participants have faced some incredible weather challenges, and a number have withdrawn. The remaining yachts are passing through New Zealand waters at this time.
Of particular interest perhaps is the only woman entrant, Susie Goodall, who is currently crossing the lower Tasman Sea and will pass