Small sailboat sails from South Carolina, find out where it landed a year later

Students at an elementary school in Charleston, South Carolina learned the boat made a complete trip, being found along the British coast, WCSC reported.

The Carolina Dreamer was launched by students at St. Andrew's School of Math and Science on May 17, 2015. 

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A few days later, it sailed to Bermuda, making landfall. 

It was relaunched and eventually made its way to Borth, a coastal village in Wales, being picked up by a mother and her 3-year-old son who were walking along a beach Feb. 10. 

The boat was taken to the village's school and the plan is to relaunch the sailboat for a trip back home to the states, WCSC reported. 

The Carolina Dreamer had included a time capsule and a GPS tracker when it had launched from Charleston. 

The boat was part of a program called Educational Passages where students prepare a boat for a trip to an unknown destination. 

About 40 vessels have been launched since the program started in 2008. 

You can track their progress here.

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