fish samp 4

upfront banner 7 26

seascape banner


farr banner ad 8 1


pyi kiwi

fish corrected

cape yachtscape yachtscape yachts


west system fp banner ad 1 15

vela banner 2 15

brooklin boatyard

c sprit banner

gmt banner ad 5 20.png




oceanvolt 11 13 banner

tan banner 1 16

fish wind top 10 20

onesails top banner

Posts Tagged ‘UFC’

Article Separator

The Watertribe nutters have their biggest race this coming winter; it’s the Ultimate Florida Challenge, and it only happens once every few years.  The UFC - 1200 miles of sailing, paddling, and portaging insanity around the Sunshine State – is no bullshit; it’s as big a challenge as you’ll find anywhere in sailing, it lasts for a full month, and it costs nearly $2500 to enter if you are a two-man crew.

As you’d expect from a race that requires starts and stops on all kinds of shorelines and goes through thin water, no water, big swamps, alligator alley, big water and, well, everything else on the huge course, the UFC requires a specialized ride and specialized thinking.  Thanks for the heads up from ‘zerothehero’, we get a look at this spider pig UFC work-in-progress; it’s a one-off Flying Sidewalk with racks, cockpit drain, and we presume a host of other modifications to make the ancient beast competitive.

Check the thread for more info on this little beast, and head to Amazon if you want to check out a good read on the subject.

July 23rd, 2013 by admin


rapido banner

schwab tower ad 1 15

hancock ad 6 16

ep sails


trogear ad

predict 5 15

front street ad 4 4


ullman exclusive banner

ewol banner ad

abordage banner 3

whitecap fp ad

hh fp side banner 6 21

esse banner ad.png