Team Relwen Wins St. Barth Cata-Cup:
St. Barthelemy (November 19, 2017) – Racing was completed today for the forty-seven teams competing in the 10th edition of the St. Barth Cata-Cup for Formula 18s on the island of Saint Barthélemy. Iordanis Pachalidis and Kontantinos Trigkonis (Relwen) won the regatta by finishing with 23 points. Franck Cammas and Matthieu Vandame (ODP 1) were leading going into today, but were disqualified in race 6, dropping the team to 14th overall. Gonzales Smith Cruz and Hueser Mariano finished second. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Team Relwen Wins St. Barth Cata-Cup, Assoc Editor
Annapolis HS Wins Mendelblatt Trophy:
St. Petersburg, FL (November 19, 2017) – The top high school sailors from around the county gathered November 18-19 to compete for the Mendelblatt Trophy, which began in 2014 and is given annually to the top team. The St Petersburg Yacht club hosted the 4th annual ISSA National Keelboat Invitational. Teams raced in the club’s fleet of identically matched J/70’s. Annapolis High School, who found their fourth year to be the charm, prevailed as they won the event handily this year. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Annapolis HS Wins Mendelblatt Trophy, Assoc Editor