Newport Harbor and Larchmont tied at Baldwin Cup:
Newport Beach, CA (April 9, 2016) – Day two of the Baldwin Cup Team Race, sponsored by JPMorgan Chase, saw the debut of the first annual rough and tumble Bocce Tournament along with sailing conditions competitors called, “nasty for Newport.” In a day that saw mist, heavy rain and varying winds from seven to 13 knots, the intensity of the races increased, as reflected in the flamboyant language coming from the race course.
Newport Harbor Yacht Club’s Team Thunder and Larchmont Yacht Club are tied for first with Larchmont Yacht Club in third. Bocce Ball and Chain won the competitive Bocce Tournament with creative moves worthy of the MVP awards. The first round robin has been…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Newport Harbor and Larchmont tied at Baldwin Cup, Assoc Editor
It’s show time in St. Barth:
(April 9, 2016) – The seventh edition of Les Voiles de St. Barth is set to start April 11, 2016 and run for six days. Four of the days (Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday) will showcase fast action on the testing waters around the French island of Saint-Barthélemy and the various smaller islands and rock outcroppings that surround it.
A fifth (Thursday) will feature frolicking fun ashore in the form of a sailors’ day off at Nikki Beach, where beach games and contests for owners, their families and crews will be coupled with the outdoor restaurant’s famously unique mix of offerings, including tasty French cuisine, exquisite rosé and, yes, barefoot dancing o…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – It’s show time in St. Barth, Assoc Editor