Race to Alaska: North

Kelsey Breseman
2 min readJun 25, 2022

The first time you could really feel the growing cold was the exit of Johnstone Strait into Queen Charlotte. The sun was out, and warm, but there was a noticeable bite in the wind.

The further north we go, the more we feel it. On the night watch at solstice, 2am saw me and Ert doing calisthenics in the darkness: him doing step-ups on the lazaret, me doing ankle circles, flutter kicks, Y-T-W arm configurations to loosen my…

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