Chinese Record Seeker Missing:
Chinese sailor Guo Chuan, who was trying to break the 7000 nm record for sailing across the Pacific alone, is now reported to be missing. Sailing a 97-foot trimaran, Chuan left San Francisco on October 18 in an attempt to break the 21 day solo record to Shanghai. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Chinese Record Seeker Missing, Editor
Countdown to Melges 24 World Championship:
The 2016 Melges 24 World Championship on November 29 to December 3 has attracted 114 entrants to compete on the ocean course in Miami, FL. Regatta host is the Coconut Grove Sailing Club (CGSC) with professional PRO Anderson Reggio leading the CGSC race committee. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Countdown to Melges 24 World Championship, Editor