Packing Smart is the Best Plan:
When the 2016 Newport Bermuda Race gets underway on June 17, Chris Museler plans to start the race dry and rested and comfortable, and to stay that way for 635 miles to St. David’s Head. Here Chris shares his packing secrets…
I grabbed several bulky duffels as I hopped from the launch onto the Andrews 68 Simon Says Oakcliff, my ride in the Block Island Race over Memorial day weekend. “Umph!” was the sound my crewmate made as she hefted a bag over the lifelines as we readied for our only training as a team before the Newport Bermuda Race.Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Packing Smart is the Best Plan, Editor
Atlantic Cup: Tales II Wins Stage Two:
Portland, ME (June 6, 2016) – Tales II skippered by Gonzalo Botín and Pablo Santurde won leg two of the Atlantic Cup, a 360-nautical mile doublehanded leg from Brooklyn, NY to Portland, ME. The win marks back to back offshore wins for the Class40 team, which puts them on top of the leaderboard heading into the third and final stage – a crewed inshore series to be sailed June 10-11 in Casco Bay, Maine. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Atlantic Cup: Tales II Wins Stage Two, Editor