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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington sailor charts new course
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 11/21/2012 - 10:28pm.

video As everyone prepares to sit down with family and friends for Thanksgiving, one man says he's thankful to be alive this year. We first introduced you to Greg Frucci last year, a Wilmington sailor who has defied nature and even death. He risked everything to sail alone hundreds of miles across the Atlantic at the start of hurricane season.

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ONLY ON 3: Frucci returns home from Bermuda; says he's ready for his next adventure
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 06/30/2011 - 8:50pm.

video After nearly a month alone at sea, Greg Frucci returned home to Wilmington Thursday night. Although he is happy to be reunited with family and friends, he says he's already ready to go back out on the water.

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FIRST ON 3: Frucci calling it quits; Coming home Thursday
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 4:34pm.

Captain Greg Frucci has decided to throw in the towel and come home. The sailor had hoped to sail from Wrightsville Beach to Portugal, but hit heavy storms on the way which damaged his boat and scared him to death.

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ONLY ON 3: Solo sail to Portugal anything but smooth
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/24/2011 - 3:36pm.

video A dream journey across the ocean has become something of a nightmare for a Wilmington man. Greg Frucci arrived safely in Bermuda after battling a dangerous storm, and in more trouble than he originally thought, which leaves his journey to Portugal in doubt.

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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington man sailing solo across Atlantic thought he would die
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 06/15/2011 - 10:59pm.

videoAs you saw ONLY ON 3 last week, a Wilmington man set sail Thursday morning for a journey that would take him across the Atlantic to Portugal. Greg Frucci's first stop is Bermuda. He has yet to hit the island and has already faced two strong storms.

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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington man begins month-long sail across Atlantic
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Thu, 06/09/2011 - 10:40pm.

videoA Wilmington man set sail this morning on an adventure across the Atlantic. Greg Frucci, 50, says so many things have inspired him to go on this journey, and that it's just something he knows he needs to do.

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Wilmington man sailing solo to Portugal, honoring father's life
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 05/16/2011 - 10:07pm.

video A Wilmington man is planning to sail to Lisbon, Portugal alone. He got the idea after visiting the country during a business trip and is filming a documentary of his journey.

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