Kimball Livingston Archive

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Sea to Shining Sea
Posted on August 31st 2010 - Kimball Livingston
Is it not deliciously ironic that the Little America’s Cup should emerge as the coolest act of the summer of ‘10 and a likely precursor ...

The Torture Rack of Glory
Posted on August 26th 2010 - Kimball Livingston
It’s not just a full circle, it’s a rich full circle to see John Bertrand on San Francisco Bay, returning as a coach to the ...

Bridge to Bridge Mayhem
Posted on August 26th 2010 - Kimball Livingston
All Photos by Kimball Livingston Today we undertake a study of the habits of man. In particular, we ask why two of the most popular sailing ...

Above it All
Posted on August 25th 2010 - Kimball Livingston
The 18-foot skiff class is doing nicely in 2010, and they have sent their largest delegation ever to race an International Regatta on San Francisco ...

Kumbaya Frisco Jumbo
Posted on August 24th 2010 - Kimball Livingston
Semi-gratuitous image of an 18-foot skiff cranking down San Francisco Bay in the International Regatta, continuing through Thursday. Ahem, the America’s Cup boats will ...

Defending America’s Cup in America
Posted on August 22nd 2010 - Kimball Livingston
Could an unstadium in Los Angeles consign the America’s Cup match to Italy? Could a Chevron refinery in Richmond, California consign the America’s Cup match to ...

Finn Junior Worlds and, Yeehaw
Posted on August 20th 2010 - Kimball Livingston
Now I know how they say “yeehaw” in Brazil. It’s YEEEHAAW! Here is Brazil’s reigning Finn Junior World Champion, Jorge Zarif, port-tacking the fleet ...

Warrior’s Wish Makes Port
Posted on August 18th 2010 - Kimball Livingston
The phone rang at 0511 and what followed was a truncated conversation with a strong-sounding Ronnie Simpson who was “inside the Gate” and—he’s now ashore—safe, ...

Guardian Angels Apply Here
Posted on August 17th 2010 - Kimball Livingston
Ronnie Simpson and Ed McCoy have crossed the 200 mile mark in their tip-toe journey home to San Francisco Bay after losing the keel from ...

Suddenly Lighter
Posted on August 13th 2010 - Kimball Livingston
You met Ronnie Simpson in this space as a young, former Marine, medically retired following a shoot-up outside Fallujah, prepping for the Singlehanded Transpac. He ...