I first met Bill when he was sailing on “Spirit” and then “New World”. Later of course during Cowes Weeks and while he was working for Jeremy Rogers. Our paths crossed less frequently as time passed; one of the last times was when Bill brought “Nancy” to the Six meter world championships in Newport, RI. god’s speed.
This is in response to those who asked:”Who are you?” It is a least a dimension.Boats have always been a part of my life. Naturally interwoven with the story of Newport.
For those of you who would like to follow Brian Thompson aboard Banque Populaire V in their attempt to break the record non-stop around the world, click HERE.
The SIX METER WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP will be in HELSINKI in 2011. Here is how to get your boat there. This promises to be a wonderful event. The Six meter clan are are a terrific group. Join them on the Facebook Group.