America’s Cup: Reality show goes sailing:
While four of the America’s Cup entrants have launched their first AC75 boat, the fifth team, Stars+Stripes USA, has remained silent about their status. With the clock ticking on launching a boat and crew for the first event in April 2020, we are hopeful that the following press release bodes well for their future:
(October 8, 2019) – Condé Nast Entertainment (CNE) and Stars+Stripes USA have announced a development deal today for an unscripted show that will follow the All-American sailing team of men and women as they challenge the world’s best and commit to bring the America’s Cup back to the United States.
Focused on the team’s val…
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Doing what’s never been done:
The Ocean Cruising Club, a virtual “home port” for those who have sailed long distances across big oceans, shares an update from a never before done pursuit:
OCC Member Randall Reeves is near completion of a historic circumnavigation of both Antarctica and the Americas in one season. Reeves departed from San Francisco just over one year ago on what he called the Figure 8 Voyage.
This solo journey on the 45-foot aluminum sloop Moli has ta…
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