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See what our alumni are up to. Read their stories below.

Newport to Bermuda Race

Jon Burt • Ethan Burt • Ian Gordon • Bryan Gordon

On Friday June 17 more than 200 boats will race from Newport, RI traveling more than 650 miles, including a crossing of the gulf stream and finishing in Bermuda. Aboard one of those boats will be 4 graduates of the Quissett Yacht Club Jr. Sailing program and this year's Jr. Committee chairman.

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Race to Alaska (aka R2AK)

Olivia Lord

Greetings from Team Sockeye Voyages. We are three Outward Bound instructors, who plan to walk our talk: John "Sockeye" Calogero, Olivia "Captain OZ" Lord (QYC Alumni), and Tara "Spoons" Watkins.

At 0500, Monday, 13 June, we will cross the starting line of the 2022 Race to Alaska. This is a race, and it is an expedition.

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