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The body language is clear:  “Touchdown.”  The surroundings and uniform, however, are way wrong.

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Pull back a little and

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. .. yup . . . definitely not football or rugby.  It’s Sun Right leaving town for the Panama Canal around 11:30 today.

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Watch her make the swing at Bergen Point leveraged by Ellen McAllister at the bow and Marjorie B McAllister near the stern.

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She ran the distance from the goal posts at Bayonne Bridge to those at the Narrows in about 55 minutes, and after that

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no potential tacklers had

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any chance of catching her.  Now it’s a straight shot . . . about 2000 nautical miles, translating to about four days.

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All fotos this morning by Will Van Dorp, who has no intention of breaking a consistent record of watching a grand total of zero superbowls since 1967.

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