Sailor Close to Finishing Figure-8 Voyage Round Antarctica, North and South America

As epic sailing adventures go, the one that American Randall Reeves is closing in on finishing is amongst the most challenging in recent memory. The Oakland, California resident is nearing the finish line on what he calls the Figure-8 Voyage, which has seen him not just circumnavigate Antarctica, but North and South America too. Reeves … Read more

Fedor Konyukhov has Begun His Attempt to Row Around the Southern Hemisphere

If you follow the outdoor adventure and exploration scene closely the name Fedor Konyukhov is almost certainly one you’ve heard before. The Russian adventurer has pulled off some of the most amazing expeditions of the latter half of the 20th century and the start of the 21st century by doing such things as circumnavigating the … Read more

Round-the-World Sailing Racer Rescued After Massive Storm Breaks Mast

It has been a harrowing week for round-the-world sailor Susie Goodall. The 29-year old woman was taking part in the 2018 Golden Globe Race when a massive storm hit her position in the Southern Ocean, leaving her boat in tatters and its captain stranded in one of the harshest and most unforgiving environments on the … Read more

Russian Adventurer Preparing to Row Around the World Via the Southern Ocean

Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov is preparing to set out on his latest expedition and it may just be his toughest yet. The 66 year old explorer is currently in New Zealand where he is about to embark on an attempt to row around the Southern Ocean, a feat that has not been accomplished before and … Read more

Round-the-World Sailor Rescued Following Massive Storm That Smashed Ship

A couple of months back I posted about the return of a challenging round-the-world sailing event called the Golden Globe Race. At the time, we had just wrapped up our coverage of the Volvo Ocean Race, and the GGR was just ramping up. The differences between the two competitions were stunning however, as the VOR … Read more

Pair of Cyclists Riding 100,000 KM on Globe-Spanning Adventure

A pair of cyclists has embarked on a globe-spanning adventure that will eventually see them cover more than 100,000 km (62,137 miles) and visit all seven continents. Dubbed Chris and Gabs World Cycling Tour, the expedition was conceived by Chris O’Hare and his fiancée Gabriella Gratrix as a way to not only travel the world by … Read more

Golden Globe Race Sends Solo Sailors on Round-The-World Adventure

If you thought the Volvo Ocean Race was tough and interesting to watch unfold, than you haven’t seen anything yet. Another round-the-world sailing race is now underway and it promises to be even more brutal and demanding, because this event is a solo, nonstop affair that will test the resolve of any adventurer. The Golden … Read more

The Final Leg of the 2018 Volvo Ocean Race is Underway

After months of racing, it all comes down to this. The 2017/2018 Volvo Ocean Race will be decided by a sprint to the finish line over the next couple of days as the fleet departs from Gothenburg, Sweden for The Hague in the Netherlands, wrapping up a round-the-world event that has delivered drama, excitement, inspiration, … Read more