2012-09-13 / News

Chairman Arafat wins its class’ first two races


The fall season of the Conanicut Yacht Club’s racing series began late last month. Sometimes as many as 30 sailboats compete in three or more different classes each week. The fall season of the Conanicut Yacht Club’s racing series began late last month. Sometimes as many as 30 sailboats compete in three or more different classes each week. The Jamestown Yacht Club’s held the first race of its fall series on Aug. 28. The results were (boat name, boat type, skipper’s name):

A Class: 1. Manic, Shaw 6.5, Alex Wadson; 2. Samba, Quest30, Tristan Mouligne; 3. Picante, J/109, R. Salk and J. Sahagian; 4. Breakaway, J/35, Paul Grimes; 5. Bella, RMYD 32, Mark Nannini; 6. Spirit, J/92, E.C. Helme; 7. The Cat Came Back, Crosscurrent 33, Skip Mattos and Linc Mossop; 8. Hidalgo, Mod Express 37, Rich Moody; 9. Floating Point, CTM Frers 40, Pat Clayton.

B Class: 1. Gromit, J/80, Tami and Andy Burton; 2. Phantom, J/80, Victor Bell; 3. Bearly Muven, J/24, Michael Nahmias; 4. Epiphany, S2 9.1, Jeff Roy; 5. Fast Lane, J/24, Harry and Ann Lane; 6. Big, J/24, M. Buechner and P. O’Connell; 7. Eagle, 204 , Peter McCarthy; 8. Conundrum, J/22, William and Alice Porter; 9. Lynx, J/29, Dennis Nixon; 10. Luna, Albin Nova, C. Brown and S. Hakki; 11. Rhapsody, J/30, Bill Kneller; 12. Allegro, PC, Richard Eberhard; 13. Blues eRacer, J/22, Louis Mariorenzi.

C Class: 1. Chairman Arafat, P Electra, Rob Bestoso; 2. Four Suns, Swan 41, Charles Beal; 3. Duck Soup, C&C 37/40 XL, Bill Clavin; 4. Gibson Girl, Rhodes Swiftsure Yawl, Michael de Angeli; 5. Sonadora, Najad, Baines/

Cook/Gooding; 6. Summer Wind, Scampi II, T. Alyn and K.J. Delamer.

The second race of the series was held on Sept. 9. The results were (boat name, boat type, skipper’s name):

A Class: 1. Picante, J/109, R. Salk and J. Sahagian; 2. Samba, Quest30, Tristan Mouligne; 3. Bella, RMYD 32, Mark Nannini; 4. The Cat Came Back, Crosscurrent 33, Skip Mattos and Linc Mossop; 5. White Witch, King 40, Terence Glackin; 6. Spirit, J/92, E.C. Helme; 7. Hidalgo, Mod Express 37, Rich Moody; 8. Floating Point, CTM Frers 40, Pat Clayton.

B Class: 1. Fast Lane, J/24, Harry and Ann Lane; 2. Conundrum, J/22, William and Alice Porter; 3. Blues eRacer, J/22, Louis Mariorenzi; 4. Bearly Muven, J/24, Michael Nahmias; 5. Allegro, PC, Richard Eberhard; 6. Eagle, 204, Peter McCarthy; 7. Gromit, J/80, Tami and Andy Burton; 8. Epiphany, S2 9.1, Jeff Roy; 9. Lynx, J/29, Dennis Nixon; 10. Luna, Albin Nova, C. Brown and S. Hakki.

C Class: 1. Chairman Arafat, P Electra, Rob Bestoso; 2. Four Suns, Swan 41, Charles Beal; 3. Duck Soup, C&C 37/40 XL, Bill Clavin; 4. Summer Wind, Scampi II, T. Alyn and K.J. Delamer; 5. Emma, Buzzards Bay 15, Jed Pearsall.

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