Matt Rutherford


Science, Adventure Mark Maiden Research Voyage

On day 46 of their maiden voyage in the Atlantic Ocean, Matt Rutherford and Nicole Trenholm finished their scientific mission aboard the 42-foot R/V Ault. Then they turned for home.


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Annapolis Man Back After 10-Month Solo Sail

After a trip around the world, a young sailor docks his boat.


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Annapolis Sailor Close To Completing 25K-Mile Trip

Matt Rutherford left Annapolis 10 months ago with a dream and little else. The 31-year-old wanted to raise money for a local charity by sailing solo around the Americas.


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Md. Man Sails Nonstop Around The Americas To Raise Money For Disabled Sailors

One Maryland man is making the journey of a lifetime, sailing 25,000 miles around the Americas by himself.


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Md. Man On Journey To Circumnavigate The Americas

For three months, Matt Rutherford’s home has been a sailboat so tiny he has to crawl around the cabin. He’d hit his head if he tried to stand up.