The Most Romantic Sailing Story

As a follow up to our anniversary yesterday, I came across this article today… timely.

Race 1 of the RS500 World Championship (at Riva del Garda this week) – International Class Chairman Michiel Geerling from the Netherlands rounds the windward mark and his beautiful girlfriend Hilde van Susante hoists the gennaker – sewn into the sail are the words WIL JE MET MIJ TROUWEN? (translation – Will you marry me?).

Click here – read the whole story and to see pictures!