He passed away in his sleep on July 24th, 4 days after finishing the 2019 TransPac race. He was a fixture in the Long Beach sailing community, a member of Alamitos Bay Yacht Club and will be truly missed.
Cover Photo: Steve Jost Photography
Last year Long Beach’s John Carpenter and Bill Durant have taken over as stewards of the SoCal built and based S&S design Chubasco. They are overseeing a refit of her at the Long Beach Marina Shipyard. Recently they fitted the last plank of this part of the project.