Objective: Completion of a South-to-North crossing of the United States by wind power.

Who: Robert Torline will sail the entire distance.

How: By sailing a Street Sailor, HPATS model (see www.streetsailing.com for details) consisting of a 4 board with pneumatic wheels specially designed for all terrain sailing. The sailing rig is a standard windsurfing mast, boom and various-sized sails.


Start: April 29, 2001 at the Mexican border in Brownsville, TX

Finish: June 15, 2001 at the Canadian border in Maida, ND

Duration: 48 days

Total Distance: 2,181 miles