2000 Blue Water Medal to ERIC FORSYTH aboard Fiona

For a remarkable voyage in his 42-foot sloop to Antarctica from Patchogue, Long Island, via Panama Canal, Galapagos, Chile, Port Lockroy on the Antarctic Peninsula, South Georgia Island, Capetown, and home by way of St. Martin and Bermuda. 21,784 miles, 10 months with crew of 1 or 2 young men. Wrote copious descriptions of his cruise, and produced special guide to the Patagonian passages.

Extra Information: 

2000

Boat Name: 

Fiona

Recipient

Year Awarded

2000