Greater New York
Copied from the Raritan Yachtg Club website, with permission from Paul Suzdak
The Ice Bucket regatta this past Saturday (1/8/2022) lived up to its reputation of being Cold and Blustery. Mother Nature served up bright sunshine, temps in the mid 20s, 8 kts of breeze, and backdrop of fresh snow for the 2022 Ice Bucket Regatta
After clearing the boats of snow & ice, nine competitors launched 4 boats and competed in 5 closely contested races. In this, the final event of the the... Read More
At the Roger Punzi Memorial, 11 boats had the pleasure of 5 great races on 2 beautiful sunny days in new Fairfield, CT. RAce Committee Richard and Jenn Palmer and crew had to be patient on Saturday and flew the postpone flag for an hour or so. The first race was light air, but in the last leg, the wind picked up and held for the rest of the day. At the end of day 1, the Kampfs led with 3 bullets, followed by Mark Riefenhauser and David Irving with 8 points each. Sunday was a... Read More
Cedar Point Yacht Club in Westport, CT, proudly hosts the Fontelieu One Design Regatta on 10/2-10/3/2021. For more information, visit the event website here:
Phot courtesy of Charlie Clifton.
From Mark Riefenhauser on Facebook:
The GNY District were held on 7/31/2021 at Moriches Yacht Club on Long Island, NY.. We had over 20 boats racing. Great turnout!! Winds were on the heavy side and some boats retired as the day went on. Watch for results!
Many thanks to Gina Soto and Tony DiResta, Moriches Yacht Club and West Hampton Yacht Squadron!!
Full results are at here.
The NAC at Cedar Point Yacht Club in Westport, CtT, is in the books and from all accounts it was a great time. Thanks so much to Cedar Point, Sprite Island Yacht Club and Candlewood Yacht club for a wonderful event.
The Race Management by Dick Thackaberry and crew was superb, and with very challenging conditions for the Race Committee and the competitirs, they managed to get 4 races completed. In the finals we had 15-20 MPH winds from the east on Tuesday and light air... Read More