Lahaina, HI - The 2016 Keith Dinsmoor Trophy Regatta was held in the waters off Lahaina Yacht Club in Hawaii on August 13th and 14th. Over forty sailors in fleets of RS Feva and O'Pen Bic sailboats enjoyed pristine conditions over two days of racing. Kai Ponting and Sophia Marchesi earned an impressive win in the Feva fleet, finishing a full ten points ahead of second place finishers Kane De Widle and Roarke Stallsmith. Rounding out the top three, Nalu Ho and Max McKay held there own in the ten boat fleet. Congratulations to first place finishers Otis Buckingham in the Under 13 Bic Fleet and Gavin Ball in the 13+ Bic Fleet.
The 2016 RS Aero North Americans were held in beautiful Cascade Locks, Oregon and hosted by the Columbia Gorge Racing Association August 13th and 14th, 2016. 35 sailors from across the U.S. and as far away as the U.K. came to out to duel in classic Gorge sailing style. Read on for full results and pictures from the event.
West Coast Sailing is pleased to announce an agreement to import and distribute Hansa Sailboats throughout North America. Previously known as Access Dinghies, Hansa's range of racing and recreational boats includes the 'SKUD 18', '2.3', '303', and 'Liberty'. Programs around North America have hundreds of Hansa dinghies in use already. This new distribution agreement represents a significant step forward for Hansa and exciting new opportunities for sailing programs to make sailing truly Inclusive.
This event boat package will be our most comprehensive ever! The boats are all-white, 2016 U.K. made Lasers. They include Harken upgraded hardware for the vang, cunningham, and outhaul, plus a UK Dolly, Top Cover, and Blade Bag. All boats have next generation GRP/Fiberglass foils and a brand new Mk II sail. Total savings of over $1,425 compared to a new boat. Click the title to find out more.
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