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Jimmy Cornell building a new Aventura to sail in Blue Planet Odyssey

Participants in all Jimmy’s previous round the world events ended up as a large family with strong bonds being forged while being part of a joint adventure. ‘I feel that the same will happen in this Odyssey,’ says Jimmy, ‘and I want to be the first to be regarded as part of that family. …

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Cornell’s Survey of Global Cruising Yacht Movements

Jimmy Cornell has been conducting surveys of the global movements of cruising yachts since 1984. In this 6-part article, first published in the November 2011 issue of Cruising World, he reports …

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The Best Boats for Globe Girdling

Jimmy Cornell discusses the results of his survey on the features that make a good world cruising boat, drawing on the experience of 57 contributors to his new book World Voyage …

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Doina Cornell: The Ocean Was My Childhood Home

Doina Cornell was interviewed recently by Cheryl Stonehouse of the Daily Express (UK).

If you missed the print version, you can read this excellent interview online here: The Ocean Was My Childhood Home

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Jimmy Cornell Answers 10 Questions about Cornell's Ocean Atlas

Jimmy Cornell answers Cruising World’s questions about his Cornell’s Ocean Atlas: Pilot Charts for All Oceans of the World. This article first appeared on the CruisingWorld website on January 10, …

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Bahama Drama

Jimmy Cornell is sailing from St Martin to the Strictly Sail Miami Boat Show aboard Kitty Cat, an Outremer 49 catamaran. Here is his last report.

If you missed them, you will find his earlier …

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A Radical Change of Plan

Jimmy Cornell is sailing from St Martin to the Strictly Sail Miami Boat Show aboard Kitty Cat, an Outremer 49 catamaran. Here is the 4th of several reports that he is sending along the way.

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Testing Times on Kitty Cat

Jimmy Cornell is sailing from St Martin to the Strictly Sail Miami Boat Show aboard Kitty Cat, an Outremer 49 catamaran. Here is the third of several reports that he is sending along the way. …

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A Good Old-Fashioned Spinnaker Wrap

Jimmy Cornell is sailing from St Martin to the Strictly Sail Miami Boat Show aboard Kitty Cat, an Outremer 49 catamaran. Here is the second of several reports that he is sending along the way. …

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Delivering a Strictly Sailing Cat to Miami

Jimmy and Ivan Cornell aboard Kitty Cat, a two-year-old Outremer 49

Jimmy Cornell reports his trip from St Martin to Miami via Iridium satellite phone.

Happy coincidences have been the story of my life, …

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Complete list

All news from 2012 to today

2018 23.12.2018 – Wave upon Wave 22.12.2018 – ‘Highly Recommended’: Rutea Reviews ‘200,000 Miles’ 17.12.2018 – Read more


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25.02.2019 – The main factors that can contribute to the success or failure of a voyageJimmy Cornell 21.11.2018 – Choosing and equipping a boat for offshore cruisingJimmy Cornell 16.08.2017 – Survey: Where do all the boats go?Jimmy Cornell 15.01.2017 – Transatlantic strategyJimmy Cornell 05.09.2016 – Ciguatera fish poisoningJimmy Cornell 17.03.2015 – Impressions from VanuatuJimmy Cornell 26.10.2014 – Panama – Where Time Never Stands StillJimmy Cornell 19.01.2014 – Focus your camera on sea birdsDiana Doyle 21.10.2013 – Tips for dealing with waste at seaEmily Penn 09.10.2013 – Climate change – Jimmy Cornell’s personal viewJimmy Cornell 08.10.2013 – Jimmy Cornell: What It Costs to CruiseJimmy Cornell 22.11.2012 – Cornell’s Survey of Global Cruising Yacht MovementsJimmy Cornell 21.11.2012 – The Best Boats for Globe GirdlingJimmy Cornell 28.05.2012 – Jimmy Cornell Answers 10 Questions about Cornell’s Ocean AtlasCornell Sailing


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