Shanahan wins Junior Women’s Singlehandeds:
Thirty sailors in Laser Radials convened on Long Island Sound to compete for the Nancy Leiter Clagett Memorial Trophy at the 2018 U.S. Junior Women’s Singlehanded Championship. This open US Sailing National Championship was hosted by the Stamford Yacht Club on July 20-22 in Stamford, CT. Elizabeth Shanahan (St. Petersburg, Fla.) claimed this year’s title, edging Grace Austin (Greenwich, Conn.) by two points with Sarah Young (Tiburon, Calif.) 16 points off the lead in third. Full report.
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Clipper Race: The Final Stage:
(July 22, 2018) – Since leaving Liverpool almost a year ago, the eleven Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race teams today started the thirteenth and final stage in this unique global adventure from Derry-Londonderry, destination Liverpool, where the race will end on Saturday, July 28. Full report.
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