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Club 420 Nationals - Day Two

As Day 2 of Club 420 Nationals got underway in Newport Harbor; the sun was bright but a cool morning breeze was on the air providing crisp clear summer conditions.  The light wind was unsettled with it's typical morning direction from the north. The fleet was able to launch on time and get about one race for all divisions completed until the wind died around 1:30-2pm. Race Committee made...

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Club 420 Nationals - Day One

Club 420s are one of the most popular double handed designs for junior sailors throughout North America.  This year the National Championship came to Newport, Rhode Island, and I was on the water for the first two days of competition.  With 196 boats, three separate fleets, and a starting line with two mid-line committee boats, it was a busy day of racing out on Narragansett Bay!Day One started...

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