Bareboat battle at BVI Spring Regatta:
Tortola, BVI (April 1, 2017) – Racing started at 1000 in an 8-10 knot easterly on Day 2 of the 2017 BVI Spring Regatta. Race one treated the 28-strong CSA Bareboat fleet to a spectacular course starting off the west end of Peter Island, up through the Sir Francis Drake Channel between Peter and Norman Islands, around Peter to finish off Pelican Island.
The large bareboat fleet is split in three divisions based on rating and LOA. Division winners today were Subversive-JogFund (6 points), skippered by Warwick Dunnett (USA) in Bareboat 1; Team NAIA-Pinel (4 points) skippered by Bob Beltrano (USA) in Bareboat 2; and Team Merlin-Sohcahtoa (6 points) in Bareboat 3 skippered by Alec…
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Eugene Schmitt wins Sunfish Midwinters:
Eugene Schmitt from New Orleans, LA sailed a consistent series to capture the 2017 Sunfish Midwinters held March 30 to April 1 at Port Charlotte FL. Forty-three sailors from the US, Guatemala, Italy, and Colombia sailed in challenging conditions with variable winds and moderate tide. Full report.
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