06 February 2011

Another Starry Night Aboard Genuine Risk Enroute to Montego Bay

After a day of light air beating we are now back up to 13-14 knots of
boatspeed in an 11 knot SE'ly breeze. We'll be passing between San Salvador
and Rum Cay soon, with 260 miles to go till the turn at Cuba. Freeze dried
teryaki chicken for dinner hit the spot. Some of the folks on board include
Kings Pointer's Jared Reeves '12 who is between sea year ships and flew to
Florida from an ore carrier on the Great Lakes, Brian Giorgio '08 a 2nd
Engineer with MEBA, Jeff Miller '04 a 1st Engineer with MEBA, Ralf Steitz
USMMA Sailing Foundation President, and CDR Chris Gasiorek '95 USMMA Sailing
Master. Also aboard as bowman is Matt Noble, one of the leadership team of
the newly formed All-American Offshore team- details at

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