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PIRANHA WINS WEST COAST CHAMPIONSHIP REGATTA NINE BOATS COMPETE AT LONG BEACH RACE WEEK

Great race conditions saw the biggest fleet of Farr 40’s in years sailing one-design in the Fleet Championship regatta. In fact, more sailors raced one-design on a Farr 40 than any […]

TEMPTRESS WINS CAL RACE WEEK – THIRD WINNER IN FOUR REGATTAS

Taking a bullet in the first race of the regatta hanging on from there, Temptress sailed a textbook regatta sailed off the Santa Monica Pier under warm sunny skies in […]

PIRANHA DEFENDS YACHTING CUP TITLE

Team Piranha found its mojo again in fairly lumpy conditions ranging from 5 to 12 knots off Point Loma. Interestingly now that the three race Ahmanson-Ensenada-Yachting Cup swing is done, six […]

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 […]

AHMANSON CUP COMES DOWN TO TIEBREAKER

For the second year in a row, it came down to a count back of scores to determine the winner of Newport Harbor YC’s Ahmanson Cup. In 2007, Temptress won the […]

MIDWINTERS SEES CONTINUED FLEET GROWTH

Only a year ago the West Coast Fleet kicked off the start of one-design racing with four boats active. This year there are 10 active boats (nine in SoCal) and seven […]

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 […]

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 […]

PIRANHA DEFENDS HOT RUM TITLE

Although Da-Woody who has been our usual source of photos for the San Diego events (www.da-woody.com – thank you!) hasn’t got photos up yet, we can thank Jocelyn Scheer for […]

THREE WAY TIE GOING INTO LAST HOT RUM

Piranha took the start from the heavily favored leeward end and never looked back. Temptress closed up to a few boatlengths back as the group compressed behind the massive blanket of […]