NEWS AND UPDATES ON: Offshore Racing

2014 Pacific Cup Underway

The boats left Point Richmond, California last week on their way to Kaneohe, Hawaii for the 2014 Pacific Cup, the fun race to Hawaii. Quantum rep Patrick Whitmarsh is among the racers looking forward to twenty knots of breeze and … Continue reading

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Perseverance Pays Off for Newport-Bermuda Winners Mike and Connie Cone

Mike and Connie Cone with crew aboard ACTAEA. Photo courtesy of Connie Cone.   Twenty-five years ago, Mike and Connie Cone bought a Hinckley Bermuda 40, ACTAEA, to go off-shore cruising. When a friend suggested racing, they thought they’d give … Continue reading

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Sailing the Transpac with Quantum Sails

Organized by the Transpacific Yacht Club, the Transpac is a 2225-mile race from Point Fermin in Los Angeles to Diamond Head, just east of Honolulu, a distance of 2,225-miles. With its first running in 1906, this is among the world’s … Continue reading

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