Why would you even leave the dock, let alone go on some crazy distance effort with a boat that is designed and built this way? FFS, it’s missing half  a boat! I never really understood proas, and nothing illustrates that more than this photo.

We’ve always been fans of Ryan Finn, but this 14,000 mile journey  from New York to ‘Frisco doesn’t seem like it has much of a chance at success. We are pulling for him, and do hope he pulls it off, but…

Click here for a good story on Ryan. We’ll have a short interview with Ryan this week.  There is a thread on poas right here. – ed.