Fertig Eyes July 14 Start Date

Favorable weather this weekend might allow Chris Fertig to begin his Bermuda Challenge run on Sunday morning.

Chris Fertig and his team have been studying forecast models. They like what the weather looks like for later this week, and may attempt the Bermuda Challenge run as soon as Sunday morning, July 14. This will be Fertig’s second attempt at the 760-mile non-stop open ocean run.

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