Ship res­cues stranded sailor

The Republican Herald - - NATION/ WORLD -

A cargo ship Fri­day res­cued a Bri­tish sailor af­ter a violent storm ripped off her mast and flung her yacht end over end in the South­ern Ocean as she com­peted in a solo roundthe- world race.

The Hong Kong- reg­is­tered MV Tian Fu cargo ves­sel picked up Susie Goodall, who lost her mast 2,000 miles west of Cape Horn near the south­ern tip of South Amer­ica.

Goodall was the youngest en­trant and the only woman in the Golden Globe com­pe­ti­tion that be­gan July 1 in Les Sablesd’Olonne, France.

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