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2017 R2AK set to go in Port Townsend

The third edition of ‘Race to Alaska’ is set to begin Thursday morning at 0500. Early.  The mood here in Port Townsend is a little more subdued than the past couple of years, but more confident. Some of the teams are having last minute “aha” moments, but my recollection from the first year was one of […]

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Video: R2AK gets underway on Thursday!

The annual Race 2 Alaska starts on Thursday morning in Port Townsend, Washington. Like many of you, we’ll once again be watching along and updating the race tracker constantly throughout the competition. Here’s a short video from the CBS Sunday Morning show featuring the race and its varied cast of characters.

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Clipper Round the World Race returning to Seattle

Visit Seattle, supported by the Seattle Sports Commission and the Port of Seattle, announced this week that the city of Seattle will once again welcome the biennial Clipper Round the World Yacht Race as a Host Port and Team Partner in the 2017-18 edition. “The Seattle stopover certainly made its mark on our international race crew, friends, […]

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