Greeks win F18 World Championship:
Sarasota, FL (October 19, 2018) – Two more races on the final day of the F18 World Championship secured the victory for the Greek team of Iordanis Paschalidis and Konstantinos Trigonis (above). It was also moving day for the Americans as Michael Easton/Tripp Burd moved from third to second and Taylor Reiss/Matthew Whitehead came from fifth at the start of the day to complete the podium in third.
Racing was held from October 15 to 19.
Blown away by the Rolex treatment:
Meg Reilly is a circumnavigator and winner of the 2013-14 Clipper Round the World Race who runs her own offshore sailing program – Ocean Racers – with partner Morgen Watson on their 40-foot Pogo 12.50.
Here she reports from Malta on the night prior to the iconic 2018 Rolex Middle Sea Race, a 606-nm Mediterranean offshore classic that has 131 yachts from 29 countries for the October 20 start.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Blown away by the Rolex treatment, Editor