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I'm no sailing historian, but, I am now thinking of naming my next child Albin Vega.
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This is a pretty incredible story... tough dude, methinks...


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Good stuff ... i've enjoyed reading snippets of his blog, good to see he has come through.

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I bought my sailboat from CRAB, the non-profit for which Matt is doing this circumnavigation. Hard to think of a better beneficiary than CRAB. Thanks, Matt!

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