Meet Mystic Seaport’s Shannon McKenzie:
As the Director of Watercraft Programs at Mystic Seaport in Mystic, Connecticut, Shannon McKenzie is responsible for the operating vessels at the Museum including schooner Brilliant, the boathouse livery fleet, and the launches. She also manages annual events at Mystic Seaport such as The Wooden Boat Show and the Antique & Classic Boat Rendezvous. She is a licensed captain with a 500-ton offshore ticket and many years of experience in the traditional sailing community.
“The first time I ever went sailing was when I was in college,” recalls Shannon, who lives in Mystic. “I was a Science major studying marine science at Colgate, and had never b…
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‘Down and Dirty’ Details at Rio Olympics:
by Craig Leweck, World Sailing
One day down, ten more to go (and that’s assuming the final reserve day on August 19 is not needed). That’s the story on the working side of the Olympic Games. While the athletes are on the water fulfilling a dream, there is an army of media people seeking to share their stories (plus a real army from Brazil looking after all of us).
There are countless ways now to share the story of an event. The internet, and all the clever 20 somethings that have launched a myriad of tools, are to thank for that. Everyone has their preference, and lord knows social media offers enough of those niches. What is key for the distant spectator, hopef…
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