December 2018

18Letters

Don't forget about these tall-ship skippers.
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46Loose Lips

The flavor of this month's Caption Contest was a resounding "Can't Touch This”.
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48Sightings

A snapshot of the Matthew Turner. As of this writing, work on the 100-ft brigantine Matthew Turner continues at a steady pace.
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58Baja Ha-Ha XXV Recap

"Do the Baja Ha-Ha and you'll have the time of your life," event vets told us, "and you'll make friends for life." That pretty much describes our experience this year."

68Martin Machado

A few months ago, we were scrolling through Instagram when we came across Martin Machado singlehanding to Clipper Cove.

74Season Champions Part 2

As the leaves of autumn — as well as smoke and ash — settle over the greater Bay Area region and drift toward winter, we continue our seasonal profiles of fleet champions with a second collection of one-design fleets.

80Catalina Stories

Catalina has long been a warm(ish)-water haven for all manner of cruisers.

84Max Ebb: Killing Time in the Tropics

One thing that makes cruising very different from racing is that there is time to kill, especially with an experienced crew sailing in stable conditions.

96World Of Chartering

We depart from our usual format this month, and invite you to test your knowledge about The World's Top Chartering Destinations.

88The Racing Sheet

The Great Pumpkin Regatta at Richmond Yacht Club is replete with a long list of entertaining activities.
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100Changes in Latitudes

“It frequently feels like our life with and on boats is so much more full than at home on land.” — Pono, Jim ("Homer") and Claudia Holm
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