WoodenBoat Live with Arista Holden

Arista Holden

Editor Matt Murphy interviews WoodenBoat correspondent Arista Holden on June 3, 2020. The conversation ranges from Arista’s childhood in traditional wooden boat, to her involvement with the Atlantic Challenge Contest of Seamanship, to her travels as a writer for WoodenBoat—with particular emphasis on her recent trip in the restored Irish trading ketch ILEN.

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Built by the Burr Bros in 1960, this 36' beauty with a 10'9" beam was restored over seven years a