Author Archive | Andy Cross

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Cruising friends rejuvenate the sailing soul

It’s the second-to-last day of February and I find myself sitting behind the computer thinking, “Wow, what an awesome month it has been.” Winter in rural Alaska continues to inspire and captivate at every turn, and living here through the offseason has been far more rewarding than we could have imagined. But even though we’ve […]

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UPDATE: PNW sailors rescued after capsize in Caribbean 600 race

Just after 8 p.m. on February 19th, the Paul Bieker-designed catamaran Fujin, which hails from Seattle and had an experienced local crew aboard, capsized near the island of Saba during the RORC Caribbean 600 race. All eight crewmembers have been rescued and are safe. Here’s an interview with Fujin owner Greg Slyngstad courtesy of Louay […]

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What’s New & Noteworthy at the boat show? Tell us and your fellow show-goers…

For the past few years we’ve done a post updating readers on what Three Sheets Northwest’s editors have found new and/or noteworthy at the Seattle Boat Show. And though it’s fun to put together while walking the isles, poking through boats and listening to seminars, this year we want to hear from you. We’re asking you, the readers, to […]

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