|Death: ||Apr. 14, 2012|
residence: Belvedere, California
COD: Yacht Race Accident
Marc Kasanin, a Belvedere artist, died when seven of the eight crew members of the 38-foot yacht Low Speed Chase were swept overboard by a pair of high waves at the Farallon Islands on Saturday.
On Saturday, two 15-foot "freak" waves swamped the yacht when it was at the halfway point of the 54-mile Full Crew Farallones Race, which began at daybreak in San Francisco with 49 entrants.
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Apr 16, 2012
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