Wednesday, May 2nd at 6:00pm Stonington Harbor Yacht Club is excited to host a multimedia presentation from Tucker Thompson about the Volvo Ocean Race. Tucker Thompson was the official Host of the 35th America’s Cup. He is an award-winning TV commentator, producer, and public speaker and has hosted over 1,500 sailing shows including three America’s Cups, the Volvo Ocean Race, and the World Match Racing Tour. A former champion sailor, Tucker sailed with America True during the 2000 America’s Cup in New Zealand.
Thompson will cover the history and revolution of the Volvo Ocean Race, introduce this year’s teams, chronicle life aboard the race and provide a current update. There will be a $30 price fixed dinner after the presentation. Reservations are required. The cost for the presentation is $10 for members and $15 for guests. Register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 860-535-0112 ext. 103 today. This event is made possible by the generous sponsorships of Volvo, Inn at Stonington and the Stonington Harbor Yacht Club.
Stonington Harbor Yacht Club is located at 32 Water Street inside the Stonington Commons. SHYC is open year-round and offers a variety of activities both on and off the water including educational programs, arts and entertainment nights, family fun and fine dining. We are proud to welcome new members and showcase all the club’s many offerings. For more information visit us online at www.shyc.us