Skunked at Sunfish Worlds:
Brant Beach, NJ (August 29, 2017) – The second day of the Sunfish World Championship was postponed today due to excessive wind conditions. Following the racing yesterday, which saw many of the competitors dealing with broken gear from the provided equipment, the results of redress protests now have shuffled the standings as average points were awarded. Racing for 54 competitors representing 10 countries is planned for August 28 to September 1. Details.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Skunked at Sunfish Worlds, Editor
Class of 2017: Clark Mills:
Among this group to be officially inducted on September 24 is boatbuilder Clark Mills (Clearwater, Fla.), best-known as the designer of the wildly popular Optimist dinghy used by children under age 16. This tribute is provided by 2011 inductee Gary Jobson: