Williford/Mollerus Lead 29er US Nationals:
Newport, RI (June 29, 2016) – Racing continued today for the 35-boat fleet at the 29er US National Championship, with a variable breeze going up and down during the day. After completing 4 races, the race committee attempted a 5th race but was forced to abandon as the fog rolled in. After two days of racing, Chris Williford and Cate Mollerus (USA) lead the field with a 4 point margin over brothers Ryan and Andrew Wood (CAN). Racing concludes tomorrow. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Williford/Mollerus Lead 29er US Nationals, Editor
Stolen Transpac Race Trophies:
by Craig Leweck, Scuttlebutt editor
I’ve known Piet van Os before he knew how to attach the leeboard to his Sabot, and well before the success he now enjoys as a big boat navigator and captain. Piet has reached out to me for help, and in turn, we are both reaching out to you for help. Here’s his note:
We recently had our family house in La Jolla, CA robbed and among the items taken were 1959 and 1961 silver Transpac Race trophies that my grandfather won on his boat “Nam Sang.” In addition, they stole the entire binnacle from the Nam Sang (won Transpac in 1…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Stolen Transpac Race Trophies, Editor