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Rum - History, Interesting Facts & Trivia

One of the best parts of cruising is sharing a rum drink with friends at the end of a perfect day on the water. For centuries, cruisers around the world have saluted the setting sun, rum glass in hand. How rum became part of this tradition goes back hundreds of years.

This FREE interactive webinar gives you the opportunity to find out how much you really know about the world's oldest spirit.

Topics covered include:

  • National Rum Day
  • Benefits of drinking rum
  • Origin of rum
  • Rum production
  • Rum and the British Royal Navy
  • Rum in Colonial America
  • Rum trivia

Sign up for this FREE webinar for some history, interesting facts & trivia about rum and its connection to yachting.

Recording of SK00170-i: Rum - History, Interesting Facts & Trivia
Recorded: Thursday, December 14, 2023
Instructor: Steve Wyckoff

Enjoy this free recording courtesy of the GLCCSchool.

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Meet The Instructor

Steve Wyckoff
Steve is a retired teacher and Technology Director. He is a member, and former Commodore, of the Grand Traverse Yacht Club and has sailed the northern Great Lakes, the North Channel, parts of the Caribbean, and Washington’s San Juan Islands.