Time running out for 40-foot record attempt:
(December 27, 2018) – With the help of crowdfunding, Alex Alley (GBR) is aiming to break the Solo Non-Stop Around the World Record in his 40-foot yacht – Pixel Flyer. His goal is to better the 2013 record set by Guo Chuan of 137d 20h 01m 57s, but he’s now dealing with adversity that could scuttle the effort. Here’s his update.
After a great send off from Haslar Marina (Gosport, UK) on Christmas Eve, it was a perfect sail right down the English Channel towards the official start line betw…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Time running out for 40-foot record attempt, Editor
VIDEO: Battle on Battle Lake:
The 2018 International Skeeter Association Regatta was held December 7-9 at Battle Lake, Minnesota. The Mini Skeeter is featured in part of the video, and is designed as an entry level iceboat for the garage builder/woodworker in mind. Video published on Dec 26, 2018….
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – VIDEO: Battle on Battle Lake, Editor