Chester, NS (August 15, 2015) – After four days of world class racing on beautiful Mahone Bay, Chester Race Week 2015 has come to a very successful end.
More than 120 boats and 1,200 sailors took part in this year’s event that saw some very close, tight racing among the 14 classes. The J/24, Farr 30, Sonar, and IOD fleets got in 14 highly competitive races on the One-Design course, while the Bluenose fleet, the largest at 23 boats, got in eight races over four days.
Principal Race Officer Liz Shaw credits the week’s success to the Race Committee. “These are incredibly experienced and knowledgeable sailors,” she said. ‘And, there are a lot of them. Every one i…
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