UK clockwise and now counterclockwise

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Well done John Willacy on his second UK circumnavigation
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Incredible!

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That will have undone any dizziness caused by the first circumnavigation! A really incredible achievement, John.

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He should have gone counterclockwise last time, as it turned out with the wind....

Fast time?

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About 83 days, so far as I can see. He doesn't seem to have a blog this time, just a map?

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Yes, on FB he says it was about 83 days, and apologises for not being able to keep the blog going this time.

83 days against the conventional wisdom WRT prevailing wind is pretty good, I gather strong wind on the final leg added a few days of coastal paddling instead of cutting the corner via IOM....

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Congratulations John

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A 'post-dated' blog is now up and running:

http://www.anticlockwisekayak.blogspot.co.uk/

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Well done first one must have been the warm up!
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