Category: Race Reports

Old Grand-Dad Goes Sailboat Racing

Three Tree Point YC Duwamish Head Race 2016 It was a calm, slow morning. Old Grand-Dad woke up with a sigh and a smile, feeling aged but excited for the day ahead. Today was a special day because Old Grand-Dad had been invited to join the crew of Nefarious...

Farr 30 World Championships Grace Puget Sound

With an ever-growing Farr 30 fleet in Seattle and almost as many boats in nearby Canadian waters, it slowly began to make sense that Seattle might just be the perfect next venue for the Farr 30 World Championships. The Worlds traditionally switches continents from year to year between Europe...

Race To Alaska 2015

R2AK: Why It’s So Cool I’m not exaggerating when I say this: With the exception of the foiling boats and close racing of the San Francisco America’s Cup, I believe the Race to Alaska (R2AK) is the coolest thing that’s happened in sailing since I’ve worked in the industry....