Monthly Archives: September 2011

Sailing New York City

Soundings, October 2011

New York by water opens a whole new world to the Big Apple. This six-page destination story in the October 2011 issue of Soundings magazine tells how to navigate those hectic urban waters, what you’ll see on the way through, and provides some valuable survival advice from one of New York’s professional tugmasters. Online here. 

This article won first place for Travel/Destination story in the Boating Writers International 2012 writing contest (Sec. 4).

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Soundings video with Capt. Bill Brucato, drawn from the article and using Brucato’s videos: “Let the big boat go first.”

Video of my East River passage

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