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SLSC 2017: Chapter 5 | SLSC
Sunday Afternoon Races We had gusty, shifty, and fun conditions for the second installment of the Sunday Afternoon Race Series, and had a great turnout. We sailed three races in both the 420 and the Laser fleets. Kate and Amy won the six-boat 420 fleet #BeenThereDoneThat, although the former youth national champions were bested in one race by Jack and Matthew #TheyDidWhat?? Honourable mention to our youngest sailor and WetFoot superstar, Cole Carter, who with Isabella and Trinity bravely faced big winds in his first sail in a 420. The growing Laser fleet had 5 boats, with Richard Farr winning the day with two firsts and a second. After years of sailing a leaky old boat that wouldn't float, he is shocking the Sturgeon Laser establishment with his newfound speed #SoFarrSoGood #WhoKnewFloatingWasFast? 420 North Americans Maija Rix and Margaret Wilkins competed in the 420 North American Championships this past week. Despite missing two races due to illness, they still managed to