Patin Wins US Champ of Champs:
Lake Bluff, IL (October 9, 2016) – In his fourth bid to win the Jack Brown Trophy, Paul-Jon Patin (Forest Hills, NY) won the 2016 Championship of Champions, hosted by the Lake Bluff Yacht Club, over three days of racing in the Sunfish class.
Patin, who was representing the JY15 class, was the 2016 Sunfish International Masters Champion and placed third in the 2015 World Championships. He is also a three-time JY15 North American Champion and the 2011 Interclub North American Champion.
The 19 class champions racing this weekend (Friday-Sunday) tallied 20 races. Consistency was key for Patin throughout the weekend. He won the first race of the regatta on Friday for his only b…
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Patin Holds Lead at US Champ of Champs:
Lake Bluff, IL (October 8, 2016) – US Sailing’s Championship of Champions, recognized as one of the more unique adult racing events in the country, continues in the Sunfish on Lake Bluff.
Nineteen sailors have been selected to race for the Jack Brown Trophy while representing their class at the event, hosted by the Lake Bluff Yacht Club. Racing continued today, with 16 races completed.
Currently in first place with 36.8 points is Paul-Jon Patin.
Racing continues through Sunday.