New Documentary Tells Story of Local Man Who Sailed The World


“Chasing Bubbles” tell the story of Alex Rust, an Indiana farm boy turned employee at the Chicago Board of Trade, who quit his job at 25, bought a small sailboat off Craigslist, and spent years cruising to the farthest corners of the world. Rust taught himself to sail by reading “Sailing for Dummies,” and spent years sailing with different people to far off countries. The documentary “Chasing Bubbles” was completely funded by a Kickstarter project.

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