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— SAILING TO SUNNIER LATITUDES administrator Quote: "A challenging, exciting adventure with an opportunity to make new friends." Crew: none Cruise Plans: To Hawaii, then Vancouver.

10-year anniversary of doing the Baja Ha-Ha in 2001 Crew: Dan Sego Cruise Plans: Mexico and South America Deep Playa — Pearson 424 Patrick Walters & Dawn Rodney Seattle, WA Occupations: Patrick, software; Dawn, software Quote: "As former Burning Man participants we love events that have a strong sense of community and offer the possibility of new life-long friendships." Crew: none Cruise Plans: Open-ended Frannie B — Outbound 44 Ned & Carol Backus, Seattle, WA Occupations: Ned, construction (ret) Carol, sailmaker (ret) Quote: "The Ha-Ha is a nice social way to begin cruising again." Crew: Jean Jones Cruise Plans: "South America? Not going home."

The 'Chalet Mer' crew may never come home.

Cecilia Rose — Seawind 1000 cat Frank Bien, Santa Cruz Occupation: "in between gigs" Quote: " U h h h . . . w h i c h w a y t o Cabo?" Crew: Mike Julien, Dale Tracy, John Griffith Cruise Plans: La Paz

Sea Reach — Spencer 42 John & Geraldine Guilfoyle Squamish, BC Occupations: John, MD; Geraldine,

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August Pearl — Cheoy Lee 40 Steve Elming, Channel Islands Occupation: self-employed Quote: "Keep sailing west with the wind at your back." Crew: Rochelle Sargentini, Saylen Elming Cruise Plans: South Pacific


hat's quite a fleet, but there are roughly 60 more that you've yet to meet. Look for their mini-profiles in next month's edition, and check for event updates online at, within our 'Lectronic Latitude postings. And this year we hope to post a few event videos on our new YouTube channel: — latitude


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Latitude 38 Oct. 2011  

The October 2011 eBook issue of the West's premier sailing and marine magazine.

Latitude 38 Oct. 2011  

The October 2011 eBook issue of the West's premier sailing and marine magazine.