The start off Newport, June 16, 2006
Above, the start of one of the larger classes, and above
right, Mark and Melanie Preston are out watching the
Fleet Surgeon Garry Fischer aboard DIVA at the start,
and Howard Eisenberg aboard ISOLA wait for their class
Check the real-time tracking of the race on
Concordia Dame of Sark heads out for the Gulf Stream on
the first day of the race; Esmeralde heads east under
Code 0 on day 2.
little guy whacked Dorsey in the chest as she stood in
the companionway in the dark of night. Couldn't
figure out what it was until it started to smell, and we
turned on the lights to see what had happened...
Above and left, after two days of terrific beam-reach
sailing, we landed in the parking lot south of the Gulf
Stream with LOTS of other boats, and bobbed around for
about a day and a half...