Kaufman Wins Etchells North Americans:
Chicago, IL (September 15, 2018) – The 2018 Etchells North American Championship was sailed on Lake Michigan, September 13-15. After 8 races over the three days scheduled, Scott Kaufman / Lucas Calabrese / Austen Anderson / Erik Shampain won the regatta with 22 points. The team was closely followed by Jim Cunningham who placed second with 25 points and Stephan Benjamin in third, three points behind Cunningham. Full Report.
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Egnot-Johnson Wins Grand Slam Overall:
Oyster Bay, NY (September 15, 2018) – The fourth and final event of the USA Grand Slam series is the Thompson Cup. Seven teams competed in Match 40 class yachts, September 12-15. This is the fourth event in the GRAND SLAM Grade 2 Match Race Series. Eric Monnin and team (SUI) took the win at the Thompson Cup 3–1 against Nick Egnot-Johnson (NZL). However, the New Zealanders take the overall USA Grand Slam series win and the invitation to the Congressional Cup. Full Report.
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