Robert Suhay will attempt a new world distance sailing record in his 14-foot long Laser
He began in Morehead City North Carolina on June 30th at about 6am. he left from the 11th Street Small Boats Storage and Launch Facility, with the help from SAIL CARTERET volunters. Robert will sail out of the Beaufort inlet and out in the Atlantic ocean to Cape Lookout escorted by a Sail Carteret chase boat with his wife Lisa onboard. After successfully crossing over the schools, just a half a mile from the tip of Cape Lookout and between Shark Island (local name for a big exposed sandbar, the Chase boat left him to continue his voyage alone towards Cape Hatteras , North Carolina and then up the Chesapeake to finish in Annapolis, Maryland!
GO ROBERT GO!
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