Yale takes Team Race National title:
Newport, RI (May 27, 2019) – The third and final day for the LaserPerformance Team Race National Championship would award the national title and the Walter C. Wood Trophy to Yale University which had toppled the 16-team field.
Going into the final four Yale was already the winner after yesterday’s racing concluded, but the three other teams each had a chance to take second place given the right circumstances. Racing started on time this morning in a nice northerly breeze. The wind started to get light for the last few races of the day as a southerly sea breeze was working its way in.
Yale had two loses today, but that did not affect their podium finish. This is the fifth…
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Massive failure for My Song superyacht:
The 130-foot My Song, designed by Reichel / Pugh and built in 2016 by Baltic Yachts, had been known for her glorious looks and race-winning performance. Not long ago she had set the Monohull Record during the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race, but now she is lost freight in the Atlantic.
The superyacht fell off a cargo vessel during her transpor…
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