Viper 640 Worlds goes Down Under:
Australia is infamous for its dangerous animals. It has sharks, crocodiles, spiders, and more deadly snakes than any other country worldwide. As if this isn’t enough, there will be more Vipers sliding into Perth from around the world for the Viper 640 World Championship on February 19 to 23. This is the second World Championship for the Class and the first major championship outside of North America. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Viper 640 Worlds goes Down Under, Editor
Celebrating 30 years of NOOD Regattas:
by Dave Reed, Sailing World
Blame it on the margaritas that fueled the first brainstorming session, or the three decades that have blitzed past since a band of sailing-magazine personnel schemed the NOOD regatta in 1988.
Memories are fuzzy today, but a few of the individuals involved with the impromptu think tank one night at Yellow Kittens Tavern on Block Island, and then again later on the ferry back to the Rhode Island mainland, do remember the gist of that boozy discussion.Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Celebrating 30 years of NOOD Regattas, Editor