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Jim Greer makes Yonkers stop in attempt to break distance record for solar-powered vessel

Jim Greer and his crew on the Ra

Jim Greer and his crew on the Ra are sailing their solar-powered vessel on a 6,600-mile trip. (May 21, 2014 1:00 PM)

A sailing adventure that began in Florida back in January 2013 is making a stop in Yonkers.

Jim Greer and his crew on the Ra are sailing their solar-powered vessel on a 6,600-mile trip.

The 73-year-old set out from Florida last year hoping to break the distance record for a solar-powered vessel.

The custom-built 48-foot trimaran sleeps six, and is powered by 42 solar panels and...

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