Eight Bells: Gordon I. Lindemann:
Gordon I. Lindemann passed away peacefully June 10, 2017 (1921 – 2017) in Milwaukee, WI.
In 1939, Gordon entered the Navy ROTC, after being admitted to Yale. While at Yale, he was captain of the freshman football team. Gordon was in active service in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 1946 in the Pacific; New Guinea, Mindanao, Leyte, Luzon, Okinawa, and Tianjin. After the war, Gordon completed his education at Marquette University.
Sailing was a big focus for Gordon. He won a 3-time E-Scow National champion, a 2-time ILYA E-Scow Champion, and in 1967, he was the 5.5 Meter World Champion. Along the way there were many Soling victories, including Kiel Week, and Gordon was an early dev…
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Best of ORACLE TEAM USA:
A look back at the highlights of ORACLE TEAM USA’s campaign for the 35th America’s Cup. The American team is a 2x America’s Cup winner, and memorably orchestrated the greatest comeback in sport in the 34th America’s Cup in 2013. The team showed incredible tenacity, and were gracious in defeat to a better team in Emirates Team New Zealand. Thank you to ORACLE TEAM USA, as worthy a Defender as they come!
Published on Jun 28, 2017…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Best of ORACLE TEAM USA, Assoc Editor