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TALK – Sausalito Yacht Club

April 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Whitbread Race movie still from the documentary film

SAUSALITO YACHT CLUB WITH RON HOLLAND | WHITBREAD AROUND THE WORLD RACE

A virtual event with Sausalito Yacht Club:

Sausalito Yacht Club presents an evening with Ron Holland and the Whitbread Around the World Race. A virtual evening, with one of the most influential yacht designers of our time.

Discover the challenges a yacht designer faces when designing an entry with the strength and speed necessary to race across oceans.

During his illustrious career Ron Holland designed some of the most sought after racer/cruisers, maxis and megayachts, including several Fastnet Race winners and 247 foot Mirabella V , which was in 2003, the largest single-masted sailing yacht ever built.

Following his presentation, we will air a video documentary of the 1985 – 1986 Whitbread Round the World Race – the forth Whitbread Race ever. Ron Holland designed two successful boats in that race.

  • Lion New Zealand, skippered by Peter Blake
  • Drum, skippered by Skip Novak

Join us at: Sausalito Yacht Club – A virtual event*

Date: Wednesday April 29 , 2020
Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00
Location: anywhere you are, we can be there**
This event is open to the publicBurgee for Sausalito Yacht Club

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Details

Date:
April 29
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
https://www.sausalitoyachtclub.org/Events/Speaker_Series

Venue

Sasalito Yacht Club
100 Humbolt Ave
Sausalito, CA 94965 United States
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Website:
https://www.sausalitoyachtclub.org/