French skipper Armel Le Cleac'h celebrates as he sails his Imoca monohull upon his arrival at the finish line of the Vendee Globe solo around the world sailing race, on January 19, 2017 off Les Sables d'Olonne, western France.
French skipper Armel Le Cleac'h won the Vendee Globe solo round the world yacht race on January 19, 2017 in a record time. / AFP / Damien MEYER        (Photo credit should read DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Vendee Globe winner beats record

After two and a half months at sea, Armel Le Cleac'h has finally achieved his dream in one of the world's toughest yacht races -- and in record-breaking fashion.
Gavin Reid smiling on board during the Clipper Race

Deaf sailor's daring ocean rescue

By Matt Majendie, for CNN
The 28-year-old is named yachtsman of the year after swimming through rough seas to rescue a stricken crew member from the top of a mast.

Sailing through Myanmar's paradise

By Justin Calderon, CNN
One of the last regions on Earth to remain almost entirely undocumented, Myanmar's stunning Mergui Archipelago is becoming a popular destination for luxury chartered yachts.



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