Author Archive | Scott Wilson

The main floor at the Vancouver International Boat Show

Boat show season kicks off in Vancouver

South of the 49th parallel, buried in the mists of winter, the buzz is only just beginning to build — email inboxes are starting to fill with teaser emails from brokers, docks are being jockeyed into place on South Lake Union, a spray of colorful flags are being hoisted on halyards of freshly detailed power […]

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Hale's Revenge in Honolulu before the departure. Photos courtesy of Kevin Jones

Part I: Hale’s Revenge delivery skipper recounts wave ‘like nothing I’d ever seen’

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series. The second installment will run tomorrow, March 27. Experienced sailors sucked in their breath and shook their heads when Three Sheets Northwest first reported the loss of the 32-foot Islander Hale’s Revenge 800 miles out in the Pacific last October. Her three-man crew was rescued […]

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