Naples Sabot US Nationals 2018:
The 2018 Naples Sabot US National Championship attracted 153 entrants for the annual west coast pram battle, held August 7-9 in Long Beach, CA. After qualifiers, 117 sailors were divided into four fleets with 30 vying for the title. Topping the fleet was Peter Busch (San Diego, CA) who won with a race to spare, beating out Piper Holthus (San Diego, CA) in second and Bobby Little (Long Beach, CA) in third. Results<...
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Eight Bells: Marty Godsil:
Martin Allen Godsil, whose love for life inspired those he touched in the Pacific Northwest and beyond, died at the age of 86 years (Jan 22, 1932-Jul 8, 2018).
Born in Fairbanks, Alaska, his childhood would include Oregon and Washington before attending the University of Washington and the UW School of Law. In 1961, he passed the bar and in September of that year took a job at the Seattle law firm of Casey & Pruzan. Over the next three decades, Martin Godsil became a well-respected member of the Seattle legal community.
In the early ’60s, Marty purchased a Dragon Class sailboat – a 30-foot racing sloop with a crew of three. And so began a lifelong obsession. Sailboat rac…
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