PHOTOS: California Offshore Race Week 2016:
The inaugural 2016 California Offshore Race Week featured the combined forces of five yacht clubs along the California coast to produce a week-long schedule of offshore racing.
Beginning on May 27, 58 boats competed in the 88nm Spinnaker Cup from San Francisco to Monterey. This was followed on May 30 by 27 boats participating in the 200nm Coastal Cup from Monterey to Santa Barbara. The finale on June 3 was the SoCal 300 taking 27 teams along the 254nm course from Santa Barbara to San Diego.
Seventeen teams competed in all three events that comprised the inaugural California Offshore Race Week. Horizon (SC 50), ski…
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Foul Weather Welcomes Hobie 16 Open Worlds:
Shenzhen, China (June 6, 2016) – The Hobie 16 Open Worlds began with monsoonal conditions, but a break in the weather later in the day allowed for one race to be completed. At the close of day one Robert Andrews and Haylie Andrews from Australia are leading Paul Darmanin and Lucy Copeland from Australia and Byeong Ki Park and Hae Kwang Youn from South Korea are sitting in third place. Full report.
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