Kayakers Circumnavigate Vineyard in 12 Hours

MV Gazette: It was not as ambitious as Ferdinand Magellan’s expedition to find a route to the Spice Islands in 1522, and certainly not as dangerous. But Dana Gaines of Edgartown and his 2 friends, John Karoff from Milton and Tucker Lindquist from Ipswich can nevertheless be credited with plenty of pluck and explorers’ ambition for completing a circumnavigation of the Vineyard in kayaks in a single day last Saturday [September 22].

The three men began their adventure at the Eel Pond in Edgartown at 5:50 a.m. and paddled clockwise around the Island, finishing back at the Eel Pond at 5:30 p.m.

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