smallest boat in spin fleet ... and guess what ... the wind always dies as the
sun starts to set.
August, 2011 Irene attacks Vee Jay
was with wind gusting over 55 mph and not at the height of the
August, 2011 Crew Rotation Race on Rhapsody
during the summer the JamestownYC holds a crew rotation race, in which crew
rotates positions for each leg of the race. Cap'n Vic happy to participate on
July, 2011 We
send Paul to top of mast
we are going to send him down to check the anchor.
July, 2011 Newport YC ... Weather continues to interfere, but some great
The Newport Folk Festival Raft-up Question: Listen to
music --- or party?
had a great two-day weekend to wrap up July ... combination of Programs A
and B spin runs checked out the Melges 32 North American
Championship checked out the Newport Folk Festival on water flotilla.
But we were not able to finish a race in
July ... 7/6 -- Race Committee cancelled: fog 7/13 -- RC abandoned: 30
mph squall 7/20 -- RC abandoned: fog Video of
first half of this race: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIE1_CvdW9o
-- Did not Finish: Wind died. even though the race committee boat timed us at
the finish line. [but after time expired] 7/23 -- Top Gun Regatta: 1.5 hr
squall followed by 1.5 hr too light wind ... Vee Jay abandoned
Melges 32 NA -- Sat. up bay start; Sun. off shore
July, 2011 Vee
Jay's Gals Spin Training Camp
three day 3 day July 4 weekend highlighted by the Vee Jay NPT Gals Team 1st
practice session video:
July, 2011 weekend, Transatlantic Start 3
three day July 4th weekend highlighted by Sunday's Transatlantic start