Vilas Literary Prize to Skip Novak in 2008

Skip Novak for the story of his voyage in 2008 submitted to the 2009 Cruising Club News, "Witness to Change." Skip hosted a National Geographic film crew aboard his Pelagic Australis as they documented the changes that global warming has brought to the Antarctic Peninsula. His story provides great reading and helps focus on changes in the current sailor's environment.


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