Posts for February 2007

#333 SOUTHERN BAY RACING NEWS YOU CAN USE

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More than 30 race managers interested in becoming certified Club Race Officers filled the Fishing Bay YC clubhouse Saturday for the US SAILING Race Management Course.  John McCarthy and Brooks Zerkel presented the course to the SRO crowd.
 
COMING UP IN MARCH:
March 16 -  Gary Jobson will be speaking at the University of Richmond on Friday,  March 16th, 7-9pm.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students (Yes, college kids are considered students!)  Fishing Bay Yacht Club is sponsoring Gary's presentation and you may make reservations on line at the FBYC website or call Sue Willis at 800-866-4483 to make "pay at the door" ressies.  Seating is limited, so if you plan to go, get on it now!
 

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# 331 SOUTHERN BAY RACING NEWS YOU CAN USE

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CBYRA REGION 4 HIGH POINT AWARD WINNERS - SEA STAR  amassed the highest point total for the entire Region (PHRF):   Saturday, VP for Region 4, Tom Roberts, and his wife Elaine, honcho-ed the annual Region 4 awards dinner soiree at Fishing Bay Yacht Club in Deltaville, VA. Fifty-five and one-half  attended either to receive or to support those receiving awards based on the entire 2006 season performance.  Here's how the "big boats" stacked up in each of the Region divisions. The number in  parentheses denotes the number of qualifiers in the fleet.:   NORTH DIVISION: PHRF Spinnaker (13) - 1.Voodoo Chile, Leroi Lissenden and Bob Krushelnisky;  2.Loose Cannon, Strother Scott;  3.La Maga, Allan Heyward.  PHRF Non-Spinnaker (1) - 1.Temptress, Robert DeJong.   SOUTH DIVISION: PHRF A (10) - 1.Sea Star, David Eberwine;  2.Meridian 2, Sledd Shelhorse;  3.Kahuna, Sanford Richardson.  PHRF B (7) - 1.Cool Change, Rusty Burshell;  2.Virginia H, Andy Armstrong;  3.White Boat, Dave McConaughy.  PHRF C (7) - 1.Callinectes, Ben Cuker;  2.Roundabout, Alan Bomar;  3.Midmorning Buzz, David Taylor.  PHRF Non-Spinnaker (7) - 1.Midnight Mistress, Jake Brodersen;  2.Impulse, Tom Peddy;  3.Whisper, Larry Bryant.    CBYRA Region 4 Official Scorer - Dick Boykin
 
HAMPTON ONE DESIGN and MOBJACK CBYRA High Point Awards Presented:   HOD Class: 1. Mark Wheeler;  2.Randy Stokes; 3.Eddie Wolcott.   Mobjack Class:  1.Mark Arnold; 2.Meg Roberts; 3.Sam Jackson. 
 
Up and Coming Juniors -  Also recognized at the CBYRA Region 4 Awards ceremony were several southern Bay young racers. Receiving awards for Bay-wide competition in 2006: Quentin Jenkins (FBYC) was 1st in Laser Radials and Chris Herring (HYC) was 4th.  In the Optimist class of 47 qualifiers, Madeleine Alderman (FBYC) finished 3rd overall and was 1st among girls.  Also, finishing in the top half of the Opti class:  10.Austin Powers (FBYC); 12.Kyle Swenson (FBYC); 14.Anerson Granger (NYCC); 15.Ben Buhl (FBYC) ; 16.Billy VanBuren (NYCC)

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