Teen sailor sets new circumnavigation departure date

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Abby Sunderland, the 16-year-old California sailor intent on becoming the youngest person to solo circumnavigate the globe, plans to embark on her adventure at 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

"My dream is finally here," said Sunderland, who turned 16 on Oct. 19 and has been dreaming of making this trip since she was 13.

Click here for a report by the Daily Breeze.