mike birch

Goodbye Mike Birch. He won the first Route du Rhum by 98 seconds!

As preparations are in full swing for the 12th Route du Rhum (the 3,562-mile solo transatalent, with a course from Saint-Malo to Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe, starting next Nov. 6) Gone at age 90 is his first hero. Mike Birch, winner of …

Goodbye Mike Birch. He won the first Route du Rhum by 98 seconds! Read More »