Day One Results – NW Tbird Championship Regatta

Three great races today. Here are the results from day one.

2016 Thunderbird Western Regional ChampionshipSeries Standing – 3 races scored

2016 Thunderbird Northwest Regional Championship Regatta

This fun event is begin held in Port Townsend for the second year in a row. Find all the details and the entry form in the notice of race (below).

2016 Thunderbird Northwest Regional Regatta Notice of Race

And here are the final sailing instructions for the regatta:

2016 Thunderbird Regionals SI-v2


New, Large 2015 Thunderbird Regional Gallery

Steve Scharf’s large on-the-water gallery of 74 terrific pictures of the 2015 Thunderbird Regional Regatta.

Tight racing to weather in the 2015 Thunderbird Regional Regatta. Photo by Steve Scharf.

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Thunderbird “Black Book”

The International Thunderbird Class “Back Book” is the definitive source for the complete specifications of a racing Thunderbird sailboat. It includes things like mast dimensions, where the black bands on the mast and boom should be placed, length of the spinnaker pole, size of the sails, and much more. In addition it specifies what equipment […]

Leeward Mark Rounding, Thunderbird Regional

Thanks to Satch Yarbrough for sending along this video of one of the leeward mark rounding at the Thunderbird Regional Regatta, and a number of pics from the same rounding that have been added to the earlier T-bird Regional photo’s post.