The January Three-Bridge Fiasco race. When I pulled the spinnaker out of the bag I discovered that a mouse had turned parts of the sail into a nest. So, we switched over to the telescoping whisker pole and went wing-and-wing.
At the start of the 2008 Pacific Cup
During the Crewed Farallones Race. We were pushing a lot of water! Notice our secret weapon on the stern rail -- fire up that outboard and the propeller turns us into an airplane!
On the way home from Hawaii in heavy tradewinds. Photo taken by a friend in a big grey Orion P3.
1981 Sonoma 30 - by Carl Schumacher, the crew aboard on the way to winning one of the last Pearl Harbor return races held, back in '99 or so - you can't sail past the Arizona Memorial anymore because of the new bridge and security, but we kicked ass that weekend.