Two nautical organizations took to the water for an exciting sailing competition to the Brooklyn Marina
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.
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.
AkzoNobel Sailing Team charted a course for the Brooklyn Marina.
Updated 5:10 pm, July 9, 2018