About the Book
Duncan Hood has been a professional sailboat captain and Instructor Evaluator for the American Sailing Association since 1984,. Over the years, Duncan has sailed, taught and lectured in China, Japan, Canary Islands, Poland, the Bahamas, Virgin Islands, and in 20 states in the US. A popular lecturer, teacher and captain, he currently operatates "Adventurer", a 56' LOA Cherubini schooner that he co-owns with Arthur Birney. Captain Hood is also a board member of the Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race, and as participated in this event since 2001. The mission of the GCBSR is to raise money to restore Bay waters by donating proceeds to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation.