— SAILING TO SUNNIER LATITUDES Sundance — Beneteau M38 David Rempel & Rick Donker San Francisco Occupations: David, MD; Rick, healthcare exec (ret) Noteworthy: Sundance is plugged in with a nav/comm system using a laptop to create WiFi, then two iPhones and two iPads. Cruise Plans: Cruise around La Paz, then bash home Meet the crew of 'Murars Dream'.
Tranquilo — Catalina 400 Lloyd & Colleen Clauss, San Pedro Occupations: Lloyd, project manager (ret); Colleen, property manager Noteworthy: At 72, 39, 67, 67 & 70, the Tranquilo crew may average out to be the oldest. Crew: Bob Snyders, Ron Wood & David Cort Cruise Plans: Puerto Vallarta, the Gold Coast, then Baja in the spring
Tara — Caliber 28 Jon Neeley & Shannon Walker Berkeley Occupations: Jon, videographer; Shannon, scuba instructor Quote: "After more than a year of refitting Tara, we're ready to get her back in the water and head south for bigger adventures." Cruise Plans: Baja bash Nirvana — Irwin 45 Bob & Sherry Davis, Shell Beach Occupations: Bob, aerospace mgmt (ret); Sherry, retail (ret)
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Quote: "We've done two Ha-Ha's — third time's a charm!" Crew: Phil Kumpis, Kenny & Betsy Linn Cruise Plans: Circumnavigation Sailpotion — C/S/K 40 Jay & Susan Pence, Vallejo Occupations: Jay, instructor (ret); Susan, postal worker (ret) Quote: "Ain't getting any younger!" Crew: Tony Spinette, Glenn Mckeig Cruise Plans: Possibly Hawaii Orion — Hunter 466 Bill Lamm & Yvonne Sininger Marina del Rey Occupations: Bill, manager; Yvonne, professor Quote: "We're dipping our toes in the retirement pool to see if we like it." Crew: John Marshall, Sean Higgins Cruise Plans: Leave the boat in La Paz or Mazatlan, then bash home Caledonia II — Jeanneau 452 Ed Fudge & Peter Ruben Calgary, AB
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