Rocking The Boat, AkzoNobel Sail To Brooklyn Marina

(l-r) AkzoNobel executives Simon Poppin, Ben Mitchell, Peter Tomlinson and AkzoNobel sailing crew member Roberto ‘Chuny’ Bermudez de Castro prepared a boat to take water samples on the Bronx River.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

AkzoNobel’s Volvo Ocean Race team skippered by world-class sailor Simeon Tienpont visited Rocking the Boat on Tuesday, July 11 to engage the sailors in a fun-spirited sailing competition, conduct on-water environmental testing, paint boats and exchange gifts.

Rocking the Boat program director Ben Bentley (l) and Carlos Rivera (r) painted a boat.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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