The Raven crew, sailing on the loaner boat called Atomic Salsa, is currently in 1st place after nine races in the 2019 Thunderbird International Championship regatta. Today they got a 1st, a 2nd and a 1st! One more day to go. Let’s hope they bring home the big trophy. Go Steve, Simon, Jon, Jeff, and Angie!
The summer Catspaw Series starts tonight. Please note that the race will start from City Dock (at 6pm, as usual).
And don’t forget the Port to Port race is next weekend June 17-18. Race to Port Ludlow on Saturday. Stay the night, eat and party. Sunday eat breakfast and race back. What could be better than that? Call Port Ludlow marina to reserve moorage (360-437-0513).
For more racing fun the Midsummer Regatta is Saturday June 24th. A full day of racing to celebrate the longest day of the year. Details to follow.
The same day as our Smith Island race the Double Handed Farallone Islands race was run from San Francisco. They had a two hour postponement and then light airs through the Golden Gate. Later it became much more fun, as described in this .pdf report from the J105 Lightwave. Lightwave Race Report – DH Farallones 2016-2