http://www.westmarine.com/timers/ronstan--clearstart-sailing-watch-black-red--15213648?cm_mmc=DS-_-Sailinganarchy-_-RonstanWatch-_-160x160Blue/

sound ad 4 23

torqeedo small ad

sail fast banner ad 6 10

Race-the-Cape-Web-Graphic-2014

farr 280 banner ad

weta banner 2 9

yellow banner

http://www.lymanmorse.com

http://www.crowleys.com/

landfall generic.

west marine 160 x 250 ad 6 10

http://www.shaw650.com/

schwab tall banner ad

c c 30 banner 6 17

gmt banner ad

BBY_SA

http://www.mauriprosailing.com/

seascape banner

http://www.dryuv.com

http://www.quantumsails.com/

ner 2

karver ad 1 14

pyi banner ad

mx ad

the outer limits

The A-Cats continue their uncertain march toward full foiling despite Class rules specifically formulated to prevent it; To paraphrase Jeff Goldblum, ”Flight finds a way”, and it certainly has.  And in spite of (or, perhaps, thanks to) the rules rift, the Gunboat A-Cat North Americans at SailNC on the Outer Banks has one of the biggest NorthAm fleets in the Class’s history.

While we won’t see the illegal but logical bottom-in L-foils that a few Aussies are experimenting with in Sydney, a 60+ boat fleet will include quite a few cassette and J-board foilers and some serious talent on hand.  Our own Senior Editor is on the ground in Manteo, North Carolina to help the Gunboat team provide all sorts of interesting coverage of one of the coolest events in the US this year, and it all begins above with a good look at some of the sailors and some of their rides.

Best place to follow every bit of 5 days of sailing on the breezy Carolina coast, including a pile of pics already? SailNC’s Facebook Page.

June 9th, 2014

anchor new ad

sb kh banner2

fisheries side ad 7 22

http://www.camet.com/

rbs banner ad

toro 34 banner ad

http://www.motivetrimarans.com/

cci banner ad

ropeye banner 3 25

Gunboat 60 sailing in Annapolis, MD.

uk ad 4 3

ullman banner 4 15

predict wind banner ad

FSS_SA

http://www.westmarine.com/timers/ronstan--clearstart-sailing-watch-black-red--15213648?cm_mmc=DS-_-Sailinganarchy-_-RonstanWatch-_-160x160Red/