Winter escapees come to play:
The 31st season for the Helly Hansen National Offshore One Design (NOOD) Regatta begins on February 15 to 17 in St. Petersburg, FL. The NOODs aren’t purely OD anymore, as Sailing World editor Dave Reed reports in this event preview:
John Schellenbach, a Tartan 10 skipper and longtime Chicago NOOD competitor had enough of his Windy City winter, never mind having survived a brutal polar vortex. He and about 20 other Chicago area sailors were itching to get south and get some sailboat racing in. They’d take anything, he says, and their search ultimately led them to a for-charter Beneteau 345 named Lunaly.
Schellenbach has no idea what shape it?…
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Laser Youth Worlds coming to Kingston:
Portsmouth Olympic Harbour will be the venue for the 2019 Laser Radial Youth World Championship (Jul 24-31) and 2019 Laser 4.7 Youth World Championship (Aug 16-23) in Kingston, Ontario. The championship are part of the 50th anniversary of CORK – Canadian Olympic training Regatta Kingston….
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