From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – “Odd-looking boat on Milwaukee’s lakefront is a speed demon”

From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – “Odd-looking boat on Milwaukee’s lakefront is a speed demon”

Screen Shot 2015-07-01 at 12.49.34 PMIt’s slightly wider than it is long and to look at it you’d think it moves like a pontoon boat.

The boat docked outside Discovery World on Milwaukee’s lakefront attracting curious onlookers, in fact, may be the fastest sailboat to visit the Great Lakes when it races from Milwaukee to Michigan on Friday.

Named Areté, the craft is a trimaran here from France for the summer racing season and poised to participate Friday in the annual Queen’s Cupbetween Milwaukee and South Haven.