At 14-year old Dutch Laura Dekker hoisted sail to sail around the world. She has since crossed three oceans.
TeenSailor: Dekker finished her third ocean
Posted: Nov 22, 2011 10:19 am EST
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(By Jon Amtrup) Dutch teenager Laura Dekker has crossed the Indian Ocean in silence to avoid pirates. The young sailor has now crossed three oceans solo on her way around the world, and she has found the silence of the seas.Sixteen year old solo sailor Laura Dekker has successfully crossed the Indian Ocean and arrived in Durban, South Africa. On her longest ocean passage so far she passed Ashmore Reef, passed Christmas Island, passed Cocos Keeling and the Chagos Archipelago on her way from Australia to Durban in South...
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