Matt's motivation for the trip is to show people, particularly those with disabilities, that there are no limits to what can be accomplished in life; and to raise money for Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB), a nonprofit sailing program for people with disabilities, based in Annapolis, Md. Click here to learn more about CRAB.
Monthly Archives: June 2011
Yesterday I was enjoying a nice day of following seas, thinking to myself that this was the first day in 1,000 miles where the wind was aft of the beam. So I’m listening to Kora music on my headphones and … Continue reading
Well the picnic’s over. June is a great month to be sailing the Atlantic and for the first 10 days I was warm, dry and barefoot. How quickly things change. Now I’m surrounded by fog, its around 55˚F, and as … Continue reading
My first 24 hours I had great winds. The next two days the wind became light and blew out of the north. Day three I accidentally set something heavy on my backup fire extinguisher and shot white powder all over … Continue reading
The official start and finish line for this trip is the bay bridge tunnel at the mouth of the Chesapeake. It is there that my tracks will overlap and the circumnavigation of the Americas will be complete. I used the … Continue reading