The 1968/9 Sunday Times Golden Globe Race is a part of sailing history in so many ways. It has been documented in all media and and several Hollywood movies – the latest being ‘MERCY’ starring Colin Firth. The 2018 GGR will be similar but also unique in so many ways! All competitor web sites will link from here.
The GOLDEN GLOBE RACE Story
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston recounts the Golden Globe Race 40 years later
DEEP WATER is the stunning true story of the first solo, non-stop, round-the-world boat race, and the psychological toll it took on its competitors.
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“The world Is full of those who’d hate you to achieve because they’ve done nothing’”
An Interview with Sir Robin Knox-Johnson – Huffington Post
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, in his own words – Manx Sail Racer
Don McIntyres BOC Challenge documentary