Admiralty Island Rally 2020 – June 20-June 28
This year’s AIR was a spectacular Southeast Alaska cruise, comprised of 7 legs of sailing and a two- day layover at Baranof Warm Springs. Weather was typical – overcast with a few days of sun, and a few days of persistent rain! Official participants include S/V Surprise – Anthony and Lori and Crupi with their two teens Eli and Serena (she had her 13th birthday in Baranof!), S/V Lyric skippered by Wade Rogers , with crew member Kacie Timothy, and S/V A Little Romance Skippered by Steve Parker, with Crew Hal Geiger. Support participants included S/V Morning Star skipped by Rick Edwards with his son Kieran as crew, and M/V Juniebell with Sean Boily and Sarah Lewis, their son Axel, and ever vigilant sea-dog Chili.
The course and play by play:
Leg 1, 6/20 - Marmion Island to Point Astley:
Race start off Marmion Island at 10 am was bumped up to Pt. Arden and 11am due to lack of wind.