American Magic: People in the shed

A former apprentice at Arey’s Pond Boat Yard and a graduate of The Landing School, Brian Porter is a member of the team that built the AC75 that the American Magic Sailing Team will be using to bring the America’s Cup back home. Interview by WindCheck:

Where did you grow up, and how old were you when you started sailing?
I grew up in Orleans, Massachusetts on Cape Cod and still call it my home. I was about 18 or 19 when I first stepped on a sailboat to go sailing. I hadn’t grown up sailing; I considered myself more of a powerboat person although I really enjoyed working on sailboats…

For the rest of the story from Scuttlebutt Sailing News CLICK HERE!

Tags: No tags

Comments are closed.