A sharky windsurfing adventure in the Southern Outer Banks

The event is a 100-mile challenge

Anthony Vandenberg has once again participated in the Shackleford Challenge 2018 in Cedar Island, North Carolina. This time, he had a close encounter with a shark.

The event is a 100-mile challenge, and the windsurfer known as "Bermuda Boy" is becoming a specialist in solo sailing marathons. Here's his story.

Wow, Driftwood Drive has changed. The new and improved Sharky's Bar And Grill is a glorious thing to behold.

Camp registration for the night on primitive tent site right by the back launch is only $25. Staff is warm and friendly and genuinely interested in our camping and the race plans.

I get all my equipment off the car and try to decide which of the six sails I'm going to use for tomorrow. How about the largest and lightest from the quiver?

Horses are out on the bluff, lounging on the green grass. Behind them, an expansive, beautiful view of Core Sound and the little dot growing smaller and smaller is the gargantuan ferry paving a foam road to the Outer Banks.

I stroll on the beach, and it looks like there's no one here but moi. Boohoo. Read full article.