When facing live ammo:
The 34th running of the San Diego to Puerto Vallarta Race is now underway, continuing a long tradition of offshore competition to the various resort towns in Mexico. While the 27 boat fleet work their way down the coast of Baja California, Tony Spoone recalls a situation from the 1979 Los Angeles to Mazatlan Race when his team was facing an unexpected adversary.
I was signed on as navigator (no GPS in those days) on the 69-foot sled Drifter which had been chartered by Tony Delfino and Mike Gainor. We had a crew with lots of M…
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Duncan wins battle, Benjamin wins war:
The 2017-18 Etchells Biscayne Bay Regatta Series wrapped up with the 3-day Midwinters East Regatta for the Schoonmaker Cup on March 2-4 in Miami, FL. Peter Duncan sailing with Andrew Palfrey, Victor Diaz de Leon, and Sasha Ryan beat out the 44 boat fleet while the four event series was won by Steve Benjamin sailing with Michael Menninger, Ian Liberty, and Johnny Goldsberry. Full report.
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