What Makes For A Good First Offshore Experience?

In this interview with Chuck Skewes, we discuss specific criteria to create enjoyable first offshore experiences. The allure of the ocean is inescapable for many sailors. Yet for those considering their first foray offshore,…

Video: PNW stalwart "Poke & Destroy" takes on the Pac Cup

Watch as Alex Simanis from Ballard Sails and crew take his Evelyn 32-2 Poke & Destroy from a refit in Seattle to the start line of the Pac Cup in San Francisco, and then onto what would ultimately be a nearly 13-day race…

"Poke and Destroy" Moves into First Place in Pac Cup Class

As many of you know, we have been very excited about both Hawaii races this summer, Pac Cup and Vic Maui. In particular, we did a couple of articles about the pre-Pac-Cup refit and preparations of the "Poke and Destroy"…