Celebrating the America’s Cup with Beer

While the staff at Scuttlebutt World Headquarters have become fond of the offerings from Scuttlebutt Brewing Company in Everett (WA), we have to give props to their neighbor to the north – Maritime Pacific Brewing Company in Seattle (WA) – in the launch this summer of their 2016 Regatta Series IPAs. Maritime Pacific Brewery will be launching one-of-a-kind specialty IPAs, with the names for this fleet of beers in the first Regatta Series to be based upon the America’s Cup. The first Regatta Series IPA was released on June 11 to celebrate the Cutter Class of ...

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Burling and Tuke: The Dominant Duo

Four-time 49er World Champions Peter Burling and Blair Tuke are about the closest thing you get to a sure thing in sailing. The pair head to the Rio Games as one of New Zealand’s top medal hopes, having not been beaten since claiming silver in the high performance skiff class at the London Olympics four years ago. In all, Burling and Tuke have amassed 27 straight wins – a run of dominance that is unprecedented for a sport that throws so many variables at competitors from race to race and event to event. But for them win number 28 is the only one that matters. ...

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Burling and Tuke: The Dominant Duo

Four-time 49er World Champions Peter Burling and Blair Tuke are about the closest thing you get to a sure thing in sailing. The pair head to the Rio Games as one of New Zealand’s top medal hopes, having not been beaten since claiming silver in the high performance skiff class at the London Olympics four years ago. In all, Burling and Tuke have amassed 27 straight wins – a run of dominance that is unprecedented for a sport that throws so many variables at competitors from race to race and event to event. But for them win number 28 is the only one that matters. ...

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