Sailrace to simulate America's Cup

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More than half a century after a wooden boat model captivated a little boy and ultimately inspired a unique career, a Washington man is eager for an unusual boating challenge.

A 50-inch wooden model trimaran and a 50-inch catamaran, both built by Lesh's Tippecanoe Boats, will provide miniature sporting entertainment on Super Bowl Sunday for members of rival yacht clubs and anyone else who wants to watch.

Click here for a report and photo by The Bellingham Herald.