Roger Vaughan








Work in Progress:

Internet Production

Video production for television

Television: (all ESPN--writer): U.S. Olympic Trials 1996, CALL TO GLORY (12 shows); America's Cup 1988, 1994, 2000, 2003 (all live and taped shows); Whitbread Race 1990, 1994, 1998; 2002(all live and taped shows); Quest for Speed (60 min.); Cape Horn (60 min.); Ultimate Sailing 1994, 1995 (series); Year in Sailing 1995 (60 min.)-2002; Expedition Antarctia (two 60 min.); Jackie Robinson anniversary show (60 min); BT Challenge; 80 Degrees North Under Sail (60 min); Voyage to the Edge, the 2005-2006 Volvo Ocean Race (60 min.); Acura Miami Race Week 2007, 2008.

Periodicals: 2001--2009 I wrote 3-4 profiles a year of their owners for Oyster Marine, builders of high end cruising sailing yachts (OYSTER NEWS, UK)


Current: freelance writer--print, video, television Member: Writers Guild of America East

Elizabeth Trupin-Pulli at JET Literary Associates, Inc.


Assignment Travel has included: China, Nepal, Spitsbergen (Arctic Circle, under sail), Australia, New Zealand, South America (Peru, Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay), Cape Horn (Antarctic Circle, under sail), Northwest Territories (Arctic Circle, by canoe), Europe, Central America, Caribbean, Fiji, Hawaii, 44 of the contiguous United States.


People have always been my focus and major interest. Here is a partial list of people I have written about:

Walter CronkiteBroadcaster (CBS)
Ted TurnerMedia/Sports magnate
Roy DisneyDisney Studios
Bob DerecktorBoat builder, designer
Rod StephensBoat guru
Olin StephensBoat designer
Billy GrahamReligious Icon
Lee MarvinActor
Charlie MorganBoat designer
Malcolm ForbesPublisher (Forbes Magazine)
Irving JohnsonSailor, educator, lecturer, writer
Mstislav RostropovichMusician (cellist)
Herbert von KarajanMusic Director (Berlin Symphony)
Seiji OzawaMusic Director (Boston Symphony)
Hilary KoprowskiMedical researcher (polio vaccine)
Bob DylanMusician
Andy WarholArtist
HRH Princess MargaretBritish Royal Family
Dick BertramBoat broker and builder
Ann Sophie MutterMusician (violinist)
Robert CrandallFormer CEO, American Airlines
Barry GreenIndy Racing League Team Owner
Joe VittorioBusinessman (CEOAvis/Hertz)
Stanley RosenfeldPhotographer
Jim KilroyIndustrial Developer (LA)
Von DutchPop Artist and craftsman
Tom BentleyElectronics Designer (Apple, Dell)
Eric van t'HooftDesigner, mfgr of cancer treatment equipment
Mike WallaceHead of Nuclear Div., Constellation Energy
Russell Couttswinner, 4 America's Cups (three as skipper)
Richard Matthews Businessman (founder, Oyster marine); sailor


Married to Kathryn Kip Requardt // Residence since 1980: Oxford, Maryland

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