Like clockwork at Chester Race Week:
Chester, NS (August 15, 2019) – As if on cue, a threatening fog off Blandford rolled back and fresh winds picked up just as races started for Day 2 of Helly Hansen Chester Race Week 2019 on Mahone Bay on the beautiful South Shore of Nova Scotia. Full report.
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Fresh battle for Match Racing crown:
For skippers Allie Blecher (Long Beach, Calif.) and Janel Zarkowsky (Annapolis, Md.), the absence of three-time reigning U.S. Women’s Match Racing Champion Nicole Breault means a wide-open regatta for the seven teams competing this week for the Allegra Mertz Trophy.
Blecher and Zarkowsky will be among the field that vies for the 2019 title on August 16 to 18 in Detroit, MI. Blecher placed second last year to Breault, and Zarkowsky placed third, following on consecutive runner-up finishes in 2015 and ’16.
Three other skippers from last year, Marilyn Cassedy (Lawndale, Calif.), Liz Hjorth (Marina Del Rey, Calif.), and Stephanie Wondolleck (San Rafael, Calif.), look to impr…
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