By Brad Baker This year, I’m racing my tenth Vic Maui race aboard Firefly. My Vic-Maui career has been one incredible adventure after another. My first Vic-Maui race was in 1984 aboard Hypertension, a Baltic 42 owned by Roger Palmer....Read More...
Brad Baker is a veteran of nine Vic-Maui Races, as navigator for seven of them. His record in those races is an amazing five class wins, two overall wins and two elapsed time victories. Baker, his wife PJ and his boys Bryce and Austin cruised the Pacific extensively aboard their 48' Bob Perry design <em>Capaz</em>. Baker and his wife PJ own Swiftsure Yachts, a yacht brokerage company in Seattle.
This may be my last update, as I’m camping over the weekend and participating in Whidbey Island race week next week. The two lead boats, Longboard and New Haven, are less than a day from finishing. There is typically a...Read More...
Brad Baker of Swiftsure Yachts continues to track the Vic-Maui fleet and analyze – and even predict! Thanks, Brad. -KH After three days of toughing it out in light winds, the fleet is starting to see some decent speeds. Having...Read More...
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