"A Great Tactical Challenge": The Master of Faster on the Wirth M. Munroe Ocean Race - And More

Sailfish Club Race Committee Member, Gus Carlson, interviews Steve Benjamin

PALM BEACH, Fla. - October 11, 2018 -

When Steve Benjamin talks about sailboat racing, people listen.  The man Sailing World magazine called “The Master of Faster” has a remarkable resume:  He was College Sailor of the Year as a Yale Bulldog in 1978, a silver medalist in 470s at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, and he was named US Sailing’s 2015 Yachtsman of the Year. Read More

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Early Bird Entry List Grows for 62nd Wirth M. Munroe Ocean Race to Palm Beach

New Two-Course Format Gives Sailors Choice of Fort Lauderdale or Miami Starts on Dec. 7

PALM BEACH, Fla. – September 24, 2018 – 

Boats from seven states and ranging from cruiser-racers to grand prix machines to multihulls are among the early birds entered in the Sailfish Club of Florida 62nd Annual Wirth M. Munroe Ocean Race set for Friday, December 7, 2018.  This year’s race will see the addition of a 40-mile course called The Sprint, from Fort Lauderdale to Palm Beach, which will complement the existing 60-mile Miami-to-Palm Beach track, known as The Classic. Read More

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