April 28, 2009

April Acapulco Regatta

post #52
Acapulco, Mexico

The April Acapulco regatta had great wind and some serious competition! I raced on The Brockmann’s Concordia 47 “Ruahatu” and John Bennett of Ullman Sails raced on Jorge Ripstein’s Farr 46 “Wasabi”. After this regatta, both boats will be preparing to race in the TransPac Race from Los Angeles to Honolulu, Hawaii. Look for many post and reports here for progress of “Ruahatu” and “Wasabi” as they prepare for this legendary race across the Pacific Ocean.

Saturday’s 1st race was the normal ocean W-L. CYA Commodore and his crew added lots of excitement when “Wasabi” ... -click here- for more Acapulco report.

just posted -Ixtapa /Acapulco photo gallery- February, 2009