Tight win at Etchells Biscayne Bay Series:
The first of four events that comprise the 2017-18 Etchells Biscayne Bay Series got underway with 42 teams competing in the Louis Piana Cup Regatta on December 9-10 in Miami, FL. After a lengthy delay on day one, two races were completed with three more on the second day, it was a who-beat-who in the final race to determine the winner. Jim Cunningham sailing with Jeff Madrigali, Mark Ivey, and Serena Vilage took care of business for a one point win over Lawrie Smith’s team of Richard Parslow, Goncalo Ribeiro, and Graham Sunderland. Details.
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Brian Keane dominates winter opener:
Fifty-three J/70 teams competed in the first event of the 2017-2018 Quantum J/70 Winter Series, held December 9-10 to Davis Island Yacht Club in Tampa, FL. Seven races were completed with Brian Keane’s Savasana handily taking the victory at 13 net points including two bullets. Darby Smith’s Africa placed second with 35 points, and Bruno Pasquinelli’s Stampede was third with 37. The 21-boat Corinthian division was topped by Mallory and Andrew Loe’s Dime. Details.
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