Doyle and Infelise win Star North Americans:
Eric Doyle and Payson Infelise dominated the Star North American Championship, held August 16-19 in Marina del Rey, CA. In the 8-race series, the duo put aside their black flag starting penalty in race 4 to go on to post all top three scores to take the title. Paul Cayard and Arthur Lopes tried to keep it close, winning two races, but could not overcome a 12th in race 6 and the consistency of Doyle/ Infelise. Charlie Buckingham/ Jamie Buchan finished third. Full report.
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Cronin and Couranz win Snipe Women’s Worlds:
Newport, RI (August 19, 2018) – Carol Cronin and Kim Couranz (USA) took care of business today to win the 2018 Snipe Women’s World Championship. Entering the day a point off the lead, the Americans finished third in the lone race while overnight leader Anette Melsom Myhre and Janett Krefting (NOR) stumbled to 10th, dropping them to third overall. Mafalda Pires de Lima (POR)/ Kathleen Tocke (USA), with a second today in the 14-18 knot winds, moved up to second overall. Details.
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