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Sun, 19 Nov 2006 - The finish
Although it’s only been 72 hours since I crossed the finish line, so much has happened that it’s already starting to feel like a long time ago. [Read More...]

Thu, 16 Nov 2006 - Victory
Pointe à Pitre, Guadeloupe. American sailor Kip Stone crossed the Route du Rhum finish line off Point à Pitre, Guadeloupe, to win the Class 2 monohull division at 10:38 GMT today (5:38 EDT). [Read More...]

Kip Stone co-founded his company with the dream of building an Open 50 class sailboat. In 2003, he launched Artforms, a carbon constructed yacht designed for single-handed racing in the open ocean. Arforms
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After sailing halfway around the world, Kip competed and won his first solo race, the 2004 Transat. He and his team are now preparing Artforms for the celebrated Route du Rhum, a 3,500 mile solo transatlantic race from France to Guadeloupe starting Oct. 29. www.routedurhum.org
Artforms, the company behind Kip's success, designs and screenprints high quality tee shirts for specialty retailers around the world. www.artformsinc.com

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Kip's latest adventures as he travels aboard the one man state-of-the-art sailing vessel, Artforms.
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