Top Teams to meet in High School Team Racing Championship:
The High School sailing season comes to a close with the Baker Team Racing Championship, to be held May 27-28 at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA. The Baker Trophy, established in 1990, will determine the best of team racing among the 7 Districts across the USA.
Twelve teams will descend upon ODU and compete in CFJs provided by the university and the Virginia High School Sailing Foundation, with racing to be held near the mouth of the Elizabeth River off of the Old Dominion University docks.
The 2016 Champions, St. George’s School (Middletown, RI), will return to defend their title, but must face the following schools that have advanced from their District qualifiers…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Top Teams to meet in High School Team Racing Championship, Editor
New Trophy for America’s Cup Challenger:
For the challenging team that qualifies to face the America’s Cup Defender, a new trophy awaits which has been created by Louis Vuitton. The Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoffs trophy will be awarded to whichever of the five teams emerges victorious as Challenger when the series concludes on June 11th or 12th on the Great Sound. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – New Trophy for America’s Cup Challenger, Editor