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North Sentinel Island & The Sentinelese

Posted on 08/08/2017 in island by

Due to the vagaries of the Small Isles ferry, we spent a bit longer on Rum than we anticipated. You might think that eight days would be too long to stay on an island that only supports a handful of houses and a shop in a shed. But the longer we stayed, the more we came to love the place. I always enjoy going out to Lavaman Waikoloa to watch, cheer people on and take pictures. Since this is one of the few races that I don’t race or volunteer at, it’s a nice change of pace. All of the pictures are available here One of the first things I noticed/remembered when I got to Waikoloa is what a big deal this race is. Lots of people from the mainland come out for this event, especially Alaskans and the big Team in Training contingent. So it really has a big …