Sailing Around the World Update


Both Abby Sunderland and Jessica Watson continue their quests to sail around the world. Abby and Jessica are both 16. Abby is preparing to round Cape Horn, the southernmost tip of South America, according to The Adventure Blog. Jessica, meanwhile, is nearing the completion of her journey after 154 days at sea.

For more about teens setting records at a young age, check out our April profile of Jordan Romero – the 13-year-old attempting an Everest summit this spring.

— Jonah Ogles