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post #985 of Old 08-27-2013
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Re: Mutiny at Dawn - Transpac Race 2013

Originally Posted by Minnesail View Post
I don't think that's their style. They take shots at Exxon and Dow Chemical and the government, not small business owners. And I'm fine with that, Exxon could stand to be taken down a peg or two.

I think he's probably a funny/crazy guy who had the bad luck to end up on a crazy/dysfunctional boat.

"Jacques grew up in Arizona and began sailing (elsewhere) as a teenager. Since then heís sailed on five oceans and a few lakes. He recently obtained a US Coast Guard masterís license and is ASA accredited to teach basic sailing, coastal cruising, and bareboat chartering; he also teaches sailboat racing. In his spare time, Jacques makes movies and runs environmental activism workshops at NYU, where heís a professor."
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If you're in New York and want to check him out, you can hire him to captain a day cruise:

This doesn't seem like the kind of guy who's out to take down the sailing.
I agree, but why the film crew?
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