Lowery Undefeated at Chicago Match Invitational:
Chicago, IL (October 8, 2016) – Eight teams are competing this weekend in the Autumn Invitational, the final event of the Chicago match racing season. The mostly Chicago-based field of teams are sailing in Chicago Yacht Club’s fleet of Sonars.
Peter Holz’s Windy City Match Race Team and Steve Lowery’s Shadow Racing Team are the two teams to keep an eye on this event. They’ve gone head-to-head dozens of times before, and even though Lowery has more wins on the scoreboard this year and more time in the Sonars, Holz could still give him a run for his money. The roster this weekend includes (in ranking order): Peter Holz, Steve Lowery, Andy Camarda, Mark …
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Benjamin Repeats as Etchells NA Champion:
Belvedere, CA (October 8, 2016) – The 2016 Etchells North American Championship was held over this weekend at the San Francisco Yacht Club. Steve Benjamin with his team of Michael Menninger, George Peet, and Ian Liberty held onto the lead that they had all weekend, finishing the last three races with an 11/ZFP, a second, and winning the last race of the regatta. Benjamin won the North American Championship for the second year in a row. Team KGB finished 3rd overall, but the team wins the Corinthian Trophy. Full Story.
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