In the SL sailing world this weekend (December 18-19) has been dominated by the two days of memorial activities surrounding the life and legacy of one of the most loved and respected SL sailors of all time, Delinda Dyrssen.
It was my distinct pleasure and privilege to speak to the assembled crowd about Delinda’s life in the SL sailing [...]
Ed. Note: A Tribute to Delinda.
Because some waves are made of tears,
because sometimes the stream of life carries us too far,
because sometimes, even the wind keep silent,
because there are pages that are hard to turn ...
Riot Director — Orca Flotta
From RL Sailing to Dancing for Cash
Nber, Hollywood, Tiny Tako’s and MTW
I’ve never had much of a chance to talk to or get to know Orca Flotta, although I’ve seen her out there racing in many regattas around Sl Sailing. I was happy to get the chance to have the following conversation with her.
Delinda Dyrssen: Hi Orca.. What got you into sailing in SL?
Orca Flotta: LOL, I used to sail in RL almost all [...]
Anyone who looks closely at the “big map” on SL while in USS in recent days will notice just a little south of the southern sims some new ones are popping up. One in particular is Artificial Island where I recently enjoyed an exciting tour by the fascinating ZATZAi Asturias. This is the conversation that followed.
Delinda Dyrssen [...]
Anyone who has followed the SL sailboat racing scene knows there is an avatar out there who wins a whole lotta races. After talking with Armchair Binder I think I now understand why.
Delinda Dyrssen: Armchair I understand you have a RL sailing background, tell me a little about it.
Armchair Binder: I have lived near the water since I can rem [...]
I finally got to sit down and talk with Nber Medici. She may not remember this but she was on my boat as an instructor when I took my first lesson in SL sailing almost a year ago at Starboards yacht Club. We sat down at her and MarkTwain White’s home on Holly Kai….
Delinda Dyrssen: Hi Nber! Well this is a sailing magazine so lets [...]