Loughborough “Killed it” at NYYC Race Week:
Newport, RI (July 10, 2016) – The applause spoke volumes. In deciding to award the overall prize – a Rolex Submariner – for Part I of the 2016 New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex to seasoned classic yacht skipper Joe Loughborough, the race committee had made the correct choice.
Subjective awards, where a committee is forced to pick the most deserving winner from a diverse group of classes, are always a challenge. The first half of Race Week delivered three worthy choices: Loughborough’s perfect scoreline in the Classics Spinnaker Division, the final-race comeback that netted Courageous the overall victory in the 12-Metre class, and Stephen Cucchiaro’s steady…
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PHOTOS: Foiling Week 2016:
After two successful editions in 2014 and 2015, hosted by Fraglia Vela Malcesine on Lake Garda, Foiling Week returned to Garda this year on July 4-10. Foiling Week is the first and only series of events dedicated to the world of foiling boats, their sailors, designers, and builders.
Photos by Carlo Borlenghi.
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