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Story Contributors: Zeke Horowitz


Congratulations Peter Beardsley, Rachel Beardsley and Simon Karstoft Jensen

North Sails Viper expert Zeke Horowitz caught up with Peter, Rachel and Simon for a quick interview to learn what worked for them including their trick of switching drives when going downwind.

It was our first time on the Vipers in the Cheasapeake Bay. We had a lot of confidence on our boat speed, we setup the boat to the North Tuning Guide and were really aggressive on sail trim…” – Peter Beardsley


2018 Viper 640 Atlantic Coast Championship
1. Peter Beardsley
2. Zeke Horowitz
3. Geoff and Mary Ewenson
5. Carl Smit
9. Thomas Loutrel
10. Joe Healy/Bob McHugh
* Denotes Partial North Sails Inventory


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Peter Beardsley Wins Viper ACCs – Interview headshot
Zeke Horowitz

One Design Expert — Annapolis, Maryland

Zeke Horowitz grew up in Sarasota, Fla. where he quickly took to sailing and began racing in the Optimist Class at the age of nine. His Optimist racing took him all over the world and inspired his passion for sailing...

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