the big hunt:
The first of two major ISAF announcements dropped on Monday with the installation of former British Olympic Association CEO Andy Hunt as the new CEO of the newly renamed World Sailing. We don’t know much about Hunt beyond his various online profiles, which sum up a reasonably successful run as the head of the UK’s 5-ring team and several Sailing Anarchy – the big hunt, admin
the crazy chronicles:
Just when we had wiped the name “Reid Stowe” from our memory banks, here is some wingnut to remind us of the absolute knucklehead that is Stowe. Some good references to our community though!
She was a marvelous old ship, rigged in the tradition of the gaffed working schooners that fished for cod on the Newfoundland coast: 68 feet on deck and 80 with the bowsprit, 60 tons registered with Lloyd’s, black hulled, cracking varnish on her spruce decks and her two fir masts. Occasional orange ribbons of rust dribbled down the white paint of the cabins.
She was the product of home and hand and heart. Built of steel, Ferralite and polyurethane …
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