Michael is a seven-time Pacific Cup crosser. Four times on Cayenne, and twice on VALIS. 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 webmaster and newsletter editor. Michael is the author of our current race software.