LARGEST INTER-CLUB EVENT IN THE U.S.?

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LARGEST INTER-CLUB EVENT IN THE U.S.?

Twenty-four yacht clubs have accepted the New York Yacht Club’s invitation to compete for spots in the second biennial New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup, to be sailed in Newport, R.I., September 10-17, 2011. The U.S. Qualifying Series will be held in Newport, RI this summer on September 7-11.

The U.S. Qualifying Series is an invitational fleet racing regatta to be sailed in Sonars and J/22s. The goal is to select three U.S. yacht club teams who will be invited to participate in the NYYC Invitational Cup held in Swan 42 Class yachts. The U.S. Qualifying Series is the only opportunity for U.S. Yacht Clubs to earn an invitation to the 2011 NYYC Invitational Cup.

Competing in the qualifying series are

American Yacht Club in Rye, NY

Annapolis Yacht Club in Annapolis, MD

Bayview Yacht Club in Detroit, MI

Boston Yacht Club in Marblehead, MA

Carolina Yacht Club in Charleston, SC

Eastern Yacht Club in Marblehead, MA

Fishing Bay Yacht Club in Deltaville, VA

Fort Worth Boat Club in Fort Worth, TX

Ida Lewis Yacht Club in Newport, RI

Indian Harbor Yacht Club in Greenwich, CT

Larchmont Yacht Club in Larchmont , NY

Little Traverse Yacht Club in Harbor Springs, MI

Long Beach Yacht Club in Long Beach, CA

Newport Harbor Yacht Club in Newport Beach, CA

Pequot Yacht Club in Southport, CT

Rochester Yacht Club in Rochester, NY

San Diego Yacht Club IN San Diego, CA

San Francisco Yacht Club in San Francisco, CA

Seattle Yacht Club in Seattle, WA

Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club in Oyster Bay, NY

Southern Yacht Club in New Orleans, LA

St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, CA

St. Petersburg Yacht Club in St. Petersburg, FL

Stamford Yacht Club in Stamford, CT

The top U.S. teams will join the top six teams from 2009: New York, Royal

Canadian, Japan Sailing Federation, Nyländska Jaktklubben of Finland; Royal

Cork of Ireland and Royal Bermuda, plus at least 10 other international

teams, to be invited in the spring of 2010.

Complete report: http://nyyc.org/home/article_680/

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Michael James
Michael James
Michael James has been with Murray Yacht Sales since 1995 and is in the the New Orleans office.

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