The Farr 58-foot ocean racing yacht Maiden that competed in the 1989–90 Whitbread Round the World Race’ with an all-female crew will be arriving in Long Beach on Saturday November 2nd at 3 pm. The vessel is on a two year round the world tour to raise awareness and funds for girls' education around the world.
Following Saturday’s arrival, from 5-9 pm Commodore Marie Rogers of Los Angeles Yacht Club is hosting the team for an informal chat about the documentary, Maiden, and the vessel’s route. There will be light nibbles, and a no host bar. All are welcome and there is a suggested $20 donation to the Maiden Foundation for those attending. Reserve your spot at LAYC.org
On Sunday from 11 am to 3 pm at Pine Avenue pier in Shoreline Village, Maiden will be open for tours on board. The boat is tricked out for round the world cruising in comfort, and the crew will be on hand to answer questions. They also have a spinnaker that children at each port of call add their hand-print to.

Please CLICK HERE to see the flyer that gives more information and see their website to see how you can help the cause www.themaidenfactor.org

Maiden visits Long Beach Nov 2 to 4