“Talking Sailing” From My Archives. ENZA’s Record Circumnavigation

ENZA finishing her Jules Verne circumnavigation.

by Richard Crockett

On 16 January 1994, the 92 foot cat ‘Enza’ crossed the Ushant start line in a bid to win the Jules. Verne Trophy. On 1 April she re-crossed the line, having taken 74 days, 22 hours , 17 minutes and 22 seconds to race round the world, handsomely beating the existing record and also beating her rival ‘Lyonnaise des Eaux Dumez’.

READ ALL ABOUT IT HERE:  Pages from 1994 06 – SA Yachting – ENZA – OCR

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