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DIRK FREELAND AND SKIAN DHU ON A ROLL

Santa Barbara Yacht Club presented it’s most coveted trophy, “Skipper of the Year” to Dirk Freeland owner and driver of the Farr 40 Skian Dhu. The decision was made based […]

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LOOK FAMILIAR???

Congratulations to all our friends racing the “rebranded” Farr 30!  I expect we will see a good turnout at California YC for 2009 Midwinters for the new Farr 30 West […]

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MIDWINTERS FIRST TEST OF FLEET RACING BIG SPINNAKERS

Farr 40’s will be racing at California Yacht Club this year along with our newly renamed little brothers the Farr 30’s, J 80’s, Stars and Martin 242’s.  This will be […]

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TEMPTRESS WINS LONG BEACH YC OPENER

Ray Godwin’s Farr 40, Temptress played the shifty, light winds in Sunday’s 2009 Two Gate Invitational regatta, hosted by Long Beach Yacht Club, and took first-place in PHRF A and […]

2009 KICKOFF – FAR NIENTE DOES IT AGAIN!

Another distance race – the annual Del Rey YC Malibu and Return to Marina del Rey – another victory for Far Niente.  Conditions were less than stellar with a peak […]

SNEAK PREVIEW OF NEW RACE

We have it on good authority that San Diego Yacht Club will soon announce a major revision to the format of the Friday Leukemia Cup Race the afternoon before Yachting […]

FAR NIENTE IS KING OF DISTANCE RACES!!!

Wow! Three for three in 2008! With a win in this weekend’s Santa Barbara to King Harbor race, Far Niente wins the triple crown of distance racing with wins in Malibu and […]

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FAR NIENTE WINS ENSENADA

A nice fleet of six Farr 40’s headed south to Ensenada for a second consecutive year of slow racing. The afternoon following the start was mostly a delightful spinnaker reach toward […]

FAR NIENTE WINS SEASON KICKOFF MALIBU AND RETURN

With some great tactics and boatspeed, Frederic and Jocelyn Scheer’s Far Niente rounded the weather mark off the Malibu pier in pole position followed in the next minute by the […]

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SKIAN DHU NAMED OUTSTANDING BOAT FOR 2007 VENTURA CUP

Congratulations to Dirk and Jill Freeland and crew for the honor of being top dogs at this highly competitive annual battle for yacht club bragging rights between the yacht clubs […]