PHOTOS: The Twelves at the Newport Trophy:
The Twelve Meters sailed the 2017 International 12 Metre Association Newport Trophy Regatta in Newport, Rhode Island, July 20-23, 2017. The fleet numbered ten with the two closely matched Gran Prixs KZ 3 and KZ 5 being joined by five moderns: Intrepid, Courageous, Defender, Freedom and Challenge Twelve and 3 Traditionals: Weatherly, American Eagle and Columbia.
Photos Courtesy of Stephen Cloutier
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Chris Doyle Wins J/22 NA’s on Tie-Breaker:
Buffalo, NY (July 23, 2017) – Every point matters. That was the case at the J/22 North American Championship hosted by Buffalo Yacht Club. Chris Doyle went into the last race in third place, four points behind Travis Odenbach. Doyle scored a bullet, and paired with Odenbach’s fifth-place finish, the local team of Doyle, Will Harris and Adam Burns took the Championship on a tie-breaker over Odenbach. Jeff Todd, the day two leader, won Sunday’s opening race, but added a 13 in the final battle (their discard) to end in third place. Full Report.
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