Michael is a twelve-time Pacific Cup crosser. Five (and a half) times on Cayenne, twice on VALIS, and four times on Oaxaca. He served as communications boat or comms chair in 2002, 2004, 2006 (as backup), 2008, 2012 and 2014. He's also crossed the Atlantic, which was not as fun.
He was PCYC Commodore for the 2010 race and presently serves as Commodore, webmaster and newsletter editor. Michael is the author of our current race software.