Fellow Aussie inspired Watson

Updated: September 27, 2009, 12:51 PM ET
By David Amber and Nicole Noren | Special to ESPN

Jesse Martin was in a good mood. Martin, a 28-year-old Australian sailor, was in Los Angeles to attend a screening of his new documentary, "5 Lost at Sea." The film had just been awarded best documentary at the West Hollywood International Film Festival, and he was eager to share his tale and his opinions about another Australian sailor, 16-year-old Jessica Watson.

Watson is preparing to attempt to break Martin's world record as the youngest person to circumnavigate the ...

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