Welcome aboard Lyn Hines! Lyn will be representing the Mercury fleet out of Richmond Yacht Club. Though this is his first year, he hopes to expose more people to sailing Mercury's and getting in to sailing without a huge expense or commitment.
Tell us a bit about yourself!
I grew up sailing in SF and was able to later "hitchhike" on boats through Mexico, the East Coast, the Caribbean, and Europe, mostly on racing boats.
What is your favorite color?
Preferred type of sailing:
Mostly Racing on all sizes but want to explore cruising albeit locally.
Favorite Point of Sail:
How long have you been sailing?
Close to 50 years!
What do you love about sailing?
The natural elements and the passport for adventurous experiences and places.
How long have you been participating in Summer Sailstice?
What are your Summer Sailstice plans for 2021?
No plan yet
Are you a part of any sailing clubs, fleets, or organizations?
Richmond YC, Inverness YC
Why do you want to be a Summer Sailstice Ambassador?
Introduce the Mercury to people wanting to sail/race without a huge commitment
Who is your sailing hero?
What is your bucket list sailing trip?
Stockton on our Cal 40
Favorite Sailing Movie?
I have never seen a good sailing movie... Pirates of Carribean otherwise.. youtube videos.