Tillerson was out racing his RS Aero at Bristol YC in Rhode Island on Saturday in a juicy 15-20 mph breeze. He has been dominating the fleet on the windier days this season and it looks like he could well be the overall season winner.
He has come a long way since the winter of 1985/86 when I bought a wooden Optimist, Dirty Duck, and he learned to sail in it the following summer at Rutland SC in the UK.
1. Do you recognize the keyboard player in the video?
2. What IS a “hub cap diamond start halo?” I’ve been wondering for 48 years.