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Steve Nicholson Memorial Trophy Race

The D zero fleet gathered to race for the Steve Nicholson Memorial Trophy on 28th January 2017. The venue for the race was the Northampton Sailing Club. It was the sixth round of the Winter Series. There were a total twelve boats entered for the race that included Ian Morgan as the series leader along with notable sailors like David Summerville and Rob Lennox.

The winter conditions and injuries soon cut the fleet of twelve down to nine. Ian had to navigate the traffic as Rob and David were soon victims of injuries. In the first race there were a total of 55 boats and Ian had to go off the line as he had gotten mired in dirty air. (more…)

Conch Republic Cup countdown begins

Conch Republic Cup’s 8th edition has scheduled a nine day event that includes 3 cities in Cuba as well as the United States. With three distance races as well as two inshore races planned, the contest commences when fifty-five entrants begin on 28th January, in the Key West, Florida, for the 96 nautical miles course throughout the Florida Straits to Cuba. The meet is being sponsored by the Club Nautico International Hemingway De Cuba as well as the Key West Yacht Club.

Club Nautico International Hemingway De Cuba
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