I was the first reporter to find Mike Patton, the sailor who dropped out just before the Newport Beach to Ensenada Yacht Race. He was part of the crew of the Aegean, which sank during the race. I found Mike Patton by speaking with the office of Marina Sailing, which rented out the sailboat when the owner wasn’t using it.
- Project type: Article
- Customer/Employer: Redondo Beach Patch
- Project Date: April 29, 2012
- Website: http://redondobeach.patch.com
- Original link: http://patch.com/california/redondobeach/registered-crewman-not-aboard-aegean