Matt Rutherford, before his Solo the America’s record.

16 Jan

In April 2011, about two months prior to Matt's recored-breaking Solo the Americas expedition began, Matt and Andy sat down in a little marina on Burnside Street in Annapolis where Matt kept his 32-foot Pearson, the boat he'd twice crossed the Atlantic on. At the time, Matt was virtually unknown, and when he told people about his idea, many of them ignored him, claiming it was a death-wish. But after listening to this talk with him, it's hard to doubt the man, even before he set out…


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