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Long Beach Race Week Results

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FARR 40 WORLD CHAMP VISITS LA

The six boats racing Thursday night Pop Tops in Long Beach had an unexpected surprise visitor – Guido Belgiorno-Nettis – 2011 Farr 40 World Champion on his boat Transfusion.  Before […]

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FAR NIENTE WINS CAL RACE WEEK

Once again it was proven – practice makes perfect.  Team Far Niente, led by owner/driver Frederic Scheer went all out in preparing for North Americans including a week straight of […]

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2011 Rolex Farr 40 North American Championship

Long Beach, Calif.  Saturday, Sunday, Monday  May 28-30  Hosted by Long Beach Yacht Club and Gladstone’s Restaurant at Rainbow Harbor Dark Star prevails but Piranha fights to end by Rich Roberts  A lively […]

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DARK STAR TAKES AHMANSON CUP

PIRANHA TAKES BORDER RUN LINE HONORS

With forecasts showing (accurately) that there would be little to no wind overnight, Piranha and Far Niente switched to the 70 mile short course. Piranha chose the big kites and Far […]

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PIRANHA MAKES IT SEVEN YACHTING CUPS IN A ROW

The Lakers proved it’s hard to repeat as champions, but for the seventh time in a row, Piranha was the winner of her class at Yachting Cup – a string […]

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ENSENADA 2011 – PIRANHA WINS PHRF A WITH BEST CORRECTED TIME IN PHRF CLASSES

The race was a good one this year with solid breeze all through the afternoon in the mid to upper teens.  Temptress was first to set a chute with Piranha […]

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IT HAS TO BE A RECORD!!!

Getting ready for his 23rd Newport to Ensenada Race, Ray Godwin dug out the mugs they have won and counted to 17 the number of trophy’s representing class wins of […]

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PIRANHA REPEATS RHD WIN FOR AUDI CUP

Who’d have thought that the best wind of the entire year would be found in Dana Point! Consistent breeze in the mid teens made for great close racing with many position […]