G Bruce Knecht

G. Bruce Knecht is a former senior writer and foreign correspondent for "The""Wall Street Journal".""Author of "The Proving Ground: The Inside Story of the 1998 Sydney to Hobart Race" and "Hooked: Pirates, Poaching and the Perfect Fish, "he has also written for The""Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times Magazine", ""and" Conde Nast Traveler". An avid sailor, Knecht raced across the Atlantic in 2005 on the yacht that broke the 100-year-old transatlantic race record. He lives in New York City.