Go time for Block Island Race Week 2017:
A fleet of 146 boats in 16 classes will compete in Block Island Race Week 2017, which runs Monday through Friday, June 19 to 23. Race committee chairman Dick Neville hopes to complete at least 10 races with one being the renowned Around the Island Race that has long been the biennial regatta’s signature. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Go time for Block Island Race Week 2017, Editor
505 North American Championship:
The 2017 505 North American Championship was contested June 15-18 on Buzzards Bay in Massachusetts. Twenty-five teams made historic Fort Taber their home base for the long weekend, which meant a short 15 minute sail to the starting line. Howie Hamlin and Andy Zinn dominated the nine race series, posting all top five scores to win by 25 points over Chris Behm and Jesse Falsone. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – 505 North American Championship, Editor