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Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta – San Diego

March 18th, 2013

The second stop for the eight event Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta circuit was in San Diego, CA on March 15-17. The feast or famine tradition for this event prevailed, where strong conditions in past events were set aside this year for light and spotty winds. Three race courses hosted 101 boats competing in 12 one


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Lightning Southern Circuit – Final

March 18th, 2013

St. Petersburg, FL (March 17, 2013) – The third and final stop of the Lightning Southern Circuit concluded with the Winter Lightning & Master Championships (March 15-17). Matt Fisher and crew Stu Fisher and Katie Werley only attended the Winter Champs, but that made the most of it by taking the title by 7 points


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Sunfish Midwinters

March 18th, 2013

The 2013 North American Sunfish Midwinters attracted a field of 32 skippers to compete in Sarasota, FL on March 15-17. After 11 races, Floridian David Mendelblatt posted only top two scores, but still only took the title by 3 points over Greg Gust of Texas. – Full results


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Flying Scot Midwinters

March 17th, 2013

Sarasota, FL (March 15, 2013) Fifty-eight teams competed at the Flying Scot Midwinter Championship, hosted by Sarasota Sailing Squadron in Sarasota, FL (Mar 12-15). Strong conditions characterized the first three days, allowing for only three races to be completed. Lighter winds today allowed for two more races, with Paul Abdullah and Alex Krumdieck dominating the


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Farr 40 Miami Beach Invitational

March 17th, 2013

Miami, FL (March 15, 2013) – Most Farr 40 regattas comes down to the last leg of the last race on the last day, and the Miami Beach Invitational was indeed decided by two incredibly close finishes that happened just seconds apart. First, Enfant Terrible edged Plenty by a bow length in the battle for


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Circumnavigate Bermuda in Optimist

March 16th, 2013

Welshman Tom Herbert-Evans carved his name in local sailing history March 15, 2013. The Royal Bermuda Yacht Club (RBYC) Sailing Academy Director became the first sailor to circumnavigate Bermuda in an Optimist dinghy. He achieved the unprecedented feat in an elapsed time of nine hours, 28 minutes and 48 seconds after setting off on his


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Junior match racing

March 14th, 2013

The 47th Governor’s Cup committee is currently soliciting entries from the US and abroad for the 47th year of the



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