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French sailor Gabart sets new solo round-the-world record

BREST, France December 17, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — French sailor Francois Gabart broken the record Sunday for sailing around the world alone, circumnavigating the planet in just 42 days and 16 hours. That is more than six days faster than the last record, set by fellow Frenchman Thomas Coville last year. The organizers, tracking his journey … Continue reading French sailor Gabart sets new solo round-the-world record