Latitudes & Attitudes TV
LATV 5:57, Chicago-Mackinac Part 1
Season 5, Episode 6 • 21m
Now in HD! The Chicago-Mackinac race is the oldest freshwater sailboat race in the world. And at 330 miles, it’s also one of the longest. We’ll get to know four of the skippers competing in the 100th running of the famous race. CopperCoat, a new bottom coating, was “Found at the Boat Show”. And we’ll review a new Island Packet SP Cruiser in Seattle, WA. Also includes the weekly “Sailing Made Easy” tip by the American Sailing Association, “Rules of the Road Q&A” by the Maritime Institute, a Sunsail “Wish You Were Here” photo contest, “Underway”, and Bob’s “Attitudes”.
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LATV 5:59, British Virgin Islands Part 2
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LATV 5:60, British Virgin Islands Part 3
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