Narrating the 1994 Force 12 Storm that formed near Fiji and the rescue operations that went along with it. A lot of the abandoned ships by able bodies were found intact months later.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Fun time at the ZYC Challenge this year - 7 boats crossed the start line! 3 more than last years
- Stink Eye
- Dura Mater
- Nicolas' boat
Race committee on station waiting for arrivals
Getting ready to welcome back a boat - Serge was spotting and I was writing down times.
Serge also took a lot of pictures at the start.
Elise, Stink Eye and Domino at the Start
Hotsocks and Dura Mater at the start
Not part of the race but a cool pictures from Serge
Nicolas getting to the start line
After the start, the race committee enjoyed some fireman show
A nice lunch with a friend
Nathan getting ready for the race
The race committee before heading out to lunch
Photo courtesy of Nathan on Elise
Elise heading back from the lightship
Domino as viewed by Elise
Nicolas is getting a Rookie Medal at the award dinner. Crispin on HotSocks also got one.
First place trophy by less than a minute on corrected time goes to Nathan on Elise
Second place trophy goes to Jonathan on Stink Eye.
Third place medal goes to Tom on JouJou.
Photo courtesy of Joanthan on Stink Eye - interesting art piece.
at the start - photo courtesy of Serge. Elise had very good boat speed.
We sailed the boat back at night to enjoy the stars and warm weather and Vlad and I drove back to Half Moon Bay to pick up Vlad's car and enjoy a fabulous breakfast at Ketch Joanne.
Out under the gate for one last time
Light air and a superbly well behaved boat
Two panhandlers at Half Moon Bay
There she is - beautiful as ever