After the Master Mariners Regatta joined the long list of canceled events last year, hopes were high for this year's comeback. It turned out as bright as the varnish on the many gleaming toerails.
We bought and sold a boat in the last six months and are now sailing Friday night races and looking forward to another summer of sailing.
"Winds were eight knots from the south and dropping. The boat sailed very nicely. The helm was light and responsive."
Stanford University students marched outside the school on Monday to protest planned funding cuts that will see the end of 11 varsity sports programs, including women's and coed sailing.
Under a challenging COVID cloud, the organizers at SailGP delivered an action-packed regatta making the best of the current situation in the worst of circumstances in locked-down Bermuda.
It's race weekend for SailGP in Bermuda as the extreme foiling catamaran series launches the start of their second (third?) season.
The SailGP Season 2 opener on April 24-25 in Bermuda is in jeopardy. The island country is on lockdown due to a surge in coronavirus cases.
St. Francis Yacht Club opened registration for the Rolex Big Boat Series last week.
French Polynesia is considering opening its borders to tourists, under the condition of Coronavirus vaccinations.
During our trip north, we received as warm a welcome as possible during a pandemic from Santa Barbara Yacht Club.
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