The Monmouth Boat Club hosted the Flying Scot Atlantic Coast Championships and Greater New York District Championships last weekend and provided a great event for all involved. The Boat Club made arrangements with the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club to utilize their facilities so the regatta could be sailed on Sandy Hook Bay. The venue provided […]
September 17-18 2016 Hosted by Monmouth Boat Club sailed in Sandy Hook Bay Overlooking the NY City skyline, the combination of the ACC and GNY District Championship will make for competitive racing in an ideal venue in Sandy Hook Bay, NJ. MBC is known for its great regatta hospitality. For the non-sailors coming down, it […]
Congratulations to Eileen Nociolo and her crew Ingrid Hoffman on winning the 2016 Women’s Championship. Eileen won in convincing fashion leading every leg of every race. Still, there was good competition throughout the five boat fleet. Lee Davidson took second and Jackie Hall took third. Full results are available at monmouthboatclub.org/results.
Cole Barney and Robert Ender won Sunday’s Bridge Race in Robert’s Flying Dutchman. Cole drove and Robert seemed to thoroughly enjoy crewing and making use of the trapeze (as seen in the pics above). Robert has been working hard to revitalize the Flying Dutchman fleet which had been dormant for many years at MBC. Proving […]
Tuesday night started out promising but the wind just kept fading. Fortunately, PRO Les Hathaway managed to get one race in before giving up. It was a nice night on the water even if we had to paddle a bit to get back to the dock :). Thom Lee won the race. Updated standings and […]
The winds were up, the temperature was perfect, the courses were square and 15 boats came out to race. Thom Lee won the first two and Bernard and Andree Friel won the last race. After a long absence this season, it was great to see the Friels out again. Complete results are available at monmouthboatclub.org/results
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Congratulations to Thom Lee, Dale Barney, and Joe Burns for winning the Independence Day regatta in the Flying Scot, Lightning, and Woodpussy fleets respectively. Complete results can be found at monmouthboatclub.org/results. It was a beautiful day with moderate breezes. Being on the right side of big wind shifts, finding the puffs, and knowing when to […]
Taugh Lynch won two of the three races Tuesday night in another masterful exhibition of handicap racing. Once again sailing clean and fast (for a Sanderling), and racing his own race. Thom Lee won the third race and is currently leading the Spring Evening Series with only a couple points separating him from Marc Gordon […]
It was a beautiful night to sail, even though a little more wind might have been nice. Especially in the last race which took over half an hour for most finishers. The conditions rewarded sailing with a your boat’s handicap rating in mind. Thom Lee, who had finishes of 1, 2, 1, and Taugh Lynch, […]