https://www.facebook.com/events/456627395074544/ 2019 Rhodes 19 – Fleet 5 Spring Seminar Please join us for: Crewing: Tips and Tricks from some of Fleet 5’s top crews Come hear panelists Christina Pandapas, Pete Kaznoski and Jim Taylor discuss both their in the boat maneuvers and out of the boat strategies for getting their drivers around the race course.
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First things first – I’d like to extend a grateful tip of the hat to *Sloan & Charlie Pendleton* for hosting our Labor Day party on Saturday night. They decided to shake things up this time by catering it with Tennessee barbeque instead of the usual potluck – that was awesome. The event was reasonably
They blew off three at the last Twilight of the season, bringing to an unceremonious end Twilight Series 2 and lowering the curtain on our 2015 Twilight season. Our scorer spent the weekend getting a little R&R with his family and I didn’t have the heart to bother him. So we’ll get you the
Join Fleet 5 for our traditional Labor Day Party graciously hosted by Sloan and Charlie Pendleton after racing on Saturday the 5th. The Fleet Bar has RSVP’d YES!
So let’s get straight to the bottom line. Congratulations to* Dave Nelson & Frank Hart *sailing with Frank’s son *Colin Hart*. These guys sailed such a beautifully consistent regatta, putting up just 31 points over 10 races. They finished with a line that included nine single digits, including two bullets. Their only double-digit finish was
*Road To The Cup – Week 13* *Top-10 as of 8/16/15* There was a lot of nationals stuff in the mailbag this week. For starters, you can pick up your info package at www.r19nationals.com/content/pdf/R19WelcomePacket.pdf and the NOR at www.r19nationals.com/notice-of-race. The complete schedule is in the info package but the quick & dirty looks like this.
*Road To The Cup – Week 12* *Top-10 as of 8/9/15* Not a lot in the mailbag this week, other than a couple of emails expressing solidarity with last weeks rules rant. You guys in fact are being particularly quiet in this calm before the nationals storm! Very uncharacteristic! Four boats showed up Thursday night
Date Time Location Boat/Owner Needed Sat 08/15 09:30 AM CYC Fava Weight Sun 08/16 09:00 AM EYC Sun 08/16 10:30 AM EYC 2435/Cormier Mast Sun 08/16 11:15 AM EYC McNamara Weight Sun 08/16 12:00 PM EYC Shoreman Hull + Weight Sun 08/16 02:00 PM EYC Mon 08/17 Cancelled Tue 08/18 Held Open if needed
Road To The Cup – Week 11 Top-10 as of 8/2/14 The dominant theme in the mailbag this week was rules and exoneration after committing a foul (nothing like a street brawl to get people digging for their rule books). I guess the issue is that we don’t seem to be spinning as much as