The Frenchman has travelled around the world on a yacht and has set a new record

François Gabaret

The Frenchman françois Gabaret (François Gabart) set a new record, having made a solo yacht voyage around the world in 42 days 16 hours 40 minutes and 35 seconds. It is reported by RTL.

The record was set at 02:45 on Sunday French time (04:45 GMT), when the sailor has crossed the virtual finish line between the French island of wassan and the southernmost point of great Britain is the lizard point. Dim rounded the planet on a yacht Macif 42 days, 16 hours, 40 minutes and 35 seconds.

Last sunrise ?????☀app@macifcourseaularge #49jourschrono #voile #backhomesoon #sailing #revonslarge #trimaranmacif #sunrise

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Gennak à nouveau en l’air… Le pauvre était dans son sac à se faire secouer depuis les îles Crozet ! Il méritait bien prendre un peu l’air… #diffuz #sailing #revonslarge #voile #49jourschrono #glisse @macifcourseaularge

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The previous record belonged to compatriot of gabara Thomas Covely that in 2016 walked the Earth for 49 days 3 hours 7 minutes and 38 seconds.

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