The Swiftsure International Yacht Race enjoys sunny skies and winds for its 75th anniversary.
It is the largest yacht race on the west coast of North America in terms of number of boats and racers, and the longest running sailboat race in the world, launching from the waters just off Clover Point. The international yacht race tests sailing skills, endurance and strategy.
“It’s not an easy race to win. It has a lot of technical challenges to it,” said Charlotte Gann, sponsorship relations for the Swiftsure International Yacht Race.
The photo of Dragonfly’s crew returning to the dock after flying around the Cape Flattery course, gives credence to Gann’s insight that “a…