We extend our Special Thanks to the following supporters
of our project:
Jim Cullen and the staff at North
Sails, Chesapeake Region, Annapolis MD, who have assisted with our
purchase of new state-of-the-art main and mizzen sails with loose foot,
full battens, and STRONG TRAC mast hardware.
The staff at Fawcett Boat Supplies, Annapolis MD, who have always provided
us with a Sea Scout discount and excellent advice on the purchase of
supplies and equipment.
Ryck Lydecker, Associate Editor of BoatU.S.
Magazine, for his steadfast support of the Sea Scouting programs of the
Boy Scouts of America, and Ruth Isler Baumert, our BoatU.S.
Marine Insurance Representative, for assisting us with our offshore
West Marine, for providing us with a Port
Supply discount card.
Multigrams, Dover, PA for providing us with a great logo and a price
break on our Ship 25 BOR crew shirts.
for providing us with an elegant navigator's kit in mahogany box to use as a
navigation prize for the youth crew members.
Zack Smith and the Fiorentino Para-Anchor Company for providing us with the
loan of a Fiorentino Sea Anchor, Drogue, and warp.
Sue Long and Herb Muktarian of United Defense LP, Ground Systems Division,
for the donation of a used IBM Think Pad computer for use in our on-board
Other Links of Interest:
The Official Bermuda Ocean Race
Website (the cool intro is well worth watching)
Current list of Race
Asked Questions about the BOR
Official BOR 2004
Notice of Race (PDF file)
Sailing Instructions (PDF file) - the 2004 Instructions aren't
Official BOR 2004 Safety
Requirements and checklist (PDF file)
Results from the last BOR in 2002
Grog & Gruel Provisioning -
Official Sponsors of the BOR 2004 Race
Kuan Yin Sea Scout BOR Crew Page
- schedule, budget, mileages, equipment list, links to places we will