FACTOR THE By Schelleen Rathkopf
As her latest journey around the world continues, we hopped aboard Maiden to see the crew in action.
80 NORTHWEST YACHTING || SEPTEMBER 2019
Girls belong on boats, and G thereâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s no person in history that tells this story better than Tracy Edwards, the British sailor and skipper who assembled an all-women crew to race the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1989 on Maiden. This very same 58â&#x20AC;&#x2122; ocean yacht graced our Puget Sound waters in August, having just completed Leg 6 of the Maiden Factor World Tour.