Hello Sports Fans-
It has been a while since my last correspondence. My apologies for the delay. As a result, there is much ground to cover! So going back to the late spring...
We launched GS2 at Maine Yacht Center in late April after a long winter of battling through a comprehensive refit of the boat during the Covid pandemic. Work was 'on-again, off-again' as people got sick and parts shipments were delayed etc., etc. It was tough, and while the boat went in the water in late April, we did not go sailing until the third week in May. It was a busy time, as my son Griffin's University of Virginia men's lacrosse team was in the NCAA play-offs, which culminated with them winning the national championship over Memorial Day Weekend in Hartford, CT...Read More >
Joe Harris completed his solo circumnavigation at 08:27:48 EDT, Thursday May 5, 2016 off of Castle Hill in Newport, RI. Total time at sea excluding 2 stops for repairs: 152 days, 2 hours, 9 minutes, and 24 seconds. View exciting photos of his arrival on Flickr and read the latest updates on Facebook >.(View all/old updates on Facebook >)