Going offshore on your couch

Maybe it’s too cold, or you’re missing your full allotment of jabs, or the phone hasn’t rung for crew gigs. None of that matters, says yacht designer Bruce Nelson, who is encouraging the Scuttlebutt community to line up against his Rhino in an upcoming virtual race to be held in southern California. Here’s his pitch:

Come test out your tactical navigation skills by entering the Virtual Islands Race on Sailonline.org. The 142 nm course begins in Los Angeles and extends around Catalina and San Clement Islands enroute to the finish in San Diego, and the virtual platform provides a great simulation of live racing where you compete against the actual fleet in real time…

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