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by NewsReader 07-07-2012

Solo Sailor Wrecks on Akutan
In May, an amateur sailor with no open-ocean experience embarked on a 1200-mile trip across the Gulf of Alaska in a 24-foot sailboat. Earlier this week he was rescued from a beach on Akutan Island. The last time Rimus Meleshyus went sailing was in 1993.

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