First From Each Country Solo Circumnavigator

 

 

Name

Country

Yacht

LOA

Dir.

Year

Antipodes

First

1   Joshua Slocum USA "Spray" 36'9" E-W 1894/98   1st American
2   Alain Gerbault France "Firecrest" 39'8" E-W 1923/29   1st French
3   Vito Dumas Argentina "Lehg II" 31'2" W-E 1942/43   1st Argentinean
4   John Guzzwell Great Britain "Trekka" 20'10" E-W 1955/59   1st English
5   Joseph Havkins Israel "Lammerhak II" 23'0" E-W 1956/61 1st Israeli
6   William Nance Australia "Cardinal Vertue" 25'3" W-E 1962/65 1st Australian
7   Wilfried Erdman Germany "Kathena" 25'0" E-W 1966/68   1st German
8   Johann Trauner Austria "Lei Lei Lassen" 25'10" E-W 1966/68   1st Austrian
9   Leonid Teliga Poland "Opty" 32'4" E-W 1967/69   1st Polish
10   Goran Cederstrom Sweden "Tua Tua" 27'4" E-W 1971/73   1st Swedish
11   Bill King Ireland "Galway Blazer II" 42'0" W-E 1970/73   1st Irish
12   Kenichi Horie Japan "Mermaid III" 28'10" E-W 1973/74   1st Japanese
13   Ambrogio Fogar Italy "Surprise" 38'8" E-W 1973/74   1st Italian
14   Richard Konkolski Czechoslovakia "Nike" 24'4" E-W 1972/75   1st Czechoslovakian
15   Herman Jansen Holand "Sounion"     1973/76   1st Dutch
16   Julio Vilar Spain "Mistral" 23'0" E-W 1973/76   1st Spanish
17   George Georgiev Bulgaria "Cor Caroli" 29'9" E-W 1976/77   1st Bulgarian
18   Jan Swertz Belgium "Tahani", " Peti" 30'0", 41'0" E-W 1981   1st Belgian
19   Bertie Reed South Africa "Altech Voortrekker"

60'0"

W-E 1982/83 0 1st South African
20   Richard McBride New Zealand "City of Dunedin"   W-E 1982/83 0 1st New Zealander
21   John Huges Canada "Joseph Young'     42'0" W-E 1986/87 0 1st Canadian
22   Hafsteinn Johannson Iceland "Elding" 62' W-E 1990/91 1 1st Icelander
23   Nandor Fa Hungary "Alba Regia"   E-W 1990/91   1st Hungarian
24   Viktor Yazykov Russia "Wind of Change Russia"   E-W 1998/99   1st Russian
25   Azhar Mansor Malaysia "Jalur Gemilang"   E-W 1999   1st Malaysian
26   Bernard Stamm Switzerland Bobst Group
Armor-Lux
  E-W 2003/04   1st Swiss
27   Alan Paris Bermuda BTC Velocity   E-W 2003/04   1st Bermudian
                 
                Richard Konkolski



 

 

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