Grosse Pointe Farms Boat Club Race #2 6-6-07 deedsphotos

Farms Boat Club Race #2

Despite a storm forecast earlier in the day Farms Boat Club racers were treated to excellent conditions in race #2 last night with clear skies and 15-20 knot winds out of the southwest. Top boats in each class were:

Spinnaker A--Lady Luck, Tartan 10

Spinnaker B--Sandbox, Cal 3-30

JAM A--Gypsy, S2 9.1

JAM B--Joie de Vivre, Ranger 23

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Comments 3 comments

Ned Bunn 9 years ago

Great shots of Thursday's Race.


Steve Nadeau 9 years ago

Ralph, you outdid yourself with these actions shots. You captured the drama of the PHRF 1 start perfectly! Thanks for sharing these works of art!

Steve


Dave Hands 9 years ago

Thanks for the great shots. I appreciate all the work you have shared with us over the years.

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