St. Francis wins Hinman Masters Trophy:
After three years of close, but not quite, St. Francis Yacht Club (San Francisco, CA) is again the champions of the New York Yacht Club Invitational Team Race Regatta for the Commodore George R. Hinman Masters Trophy, held August 18-20 in Newport, RI. St. Francis Yacht Club advanced to the finals against two-time defending Hinman Trophy champs Noroton Yacht Club (Darien, CT) with the west coast club having to comeback from 0-2 to win the series 3-2. Full report.
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Will Holz wins Grand Slam Chicago:
The first stop of the three-event, US Grand Slam Series was held August 18-20 in Chicago, IL. Recently crowned Youth Match Racing World Champion Harry Price (AUS) met Will Holz (USA) in the Finals, with the American winning 3-1. The Grand Slam Series moves on to events in Michigan and New York with the overall winner earning an invitation to the 2018 Long Beach Yacht Club Congressional Cup. Full report.
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