Jeff Dever steered his 13 year old #1090 to Victory in the Etchells
Coral Reef Cup regatta held this weekend on Miami’s Biscayne Bay in
the seven race series. The 1090 team consisted of North Sails One
Designs’ Ched Proctor and David Lutian. They scored 20 points in the
seven race series. 26 boats competed in this event which is a follow
on for the popular Jaguar series held over the winter in Miami.
Finishing third was another North Sails One Design customer Bryon
Ehrhart. The sailing conditions were ideal with generally sea breeze
direction and air temperature of 80 degrees. Fridays first race was
sailed in 6knts building to 10-12 at the end of the race. The second
race on Friday had the strongest wind of the series with 16 knots.
Saturdays three races again started with a light air race then 2
races in 12-13 Knots. Sundays racing had 9-11 knots. Jeff used a PC+ main and GM jib from 2006 and a new LM2 jib. Spinnakers were a new VMG and Full Radial.
Top 3 powered by North Sails!
Marvin Beckman (North spinnaker)
Full results are available at: http://www.etchellsfleet20.org/results/2011CRC_results.html