Chicago-Mac: NIRVANA, with our OBR Christopher Beckwith, has checked in; we'll go live on SI'
CHICAGO – At 1115 CDT / 0915 PDT we will have a Facebook Live with Christopher Beckwith, crewing on the Beneteau 10R NIRVANA, for their start at 1130 CDT of today's Chi-Mac. Here's a photo Chris sent a few moments ago as they passed Chicago's Navy Pier to check in with the Race Committee. Beaut day with a bit of breeze (more expected up the course later today) for the start of this venerable 333-mile race to Michigan's Mackinac Island. Join us for our exclusive live show from the race course on our SI Facebook Page: wwwfacebook.com/sailingillustratedblog.