Congrats to Andrew Fisher, American YC for winning the Corinthian Division at the 2nd event of the 2016-17 Quantum Winter Series
Wild and Wintery at J/70 Winter Series
Forty-eight J/70 teams competed in the second event of the 2016-2017 Quantum J/70 Winter Series, with racing on February 7-8 in Tampa, FL. Conditions ranged from wet and wild on day one (winds up to 28 knots) to sunny and cool on day two (winds 10-18 knots).
In the six race series, Bruno Pasquinelli’s Stampede racked up four consecutive bullets and a second to allow them to sit out the final race. Thom Bowen’s Reach Around, who won the first weekend of the Series in December, took second place with 13 points. Allan Terhune’s Dazzler edged out Darby Smith’s Africa for third place (Terhune with 16 points to Smith’s 17).
The 24-boat Corinthian division was topped by Andrew Fisher’s Button Fly. Other YRA members racing in the Corinthian Division include: 9. Trevor Roach, Cedar Point YC and 17. Peter Firey, American YC. Josh Goldman, Cedar Point YC came in 19th in the Open Division. Congrats to all.
Event #1 – December 10-11, 2016
Event #2 – January 7-8, 2017
Event #3 – February 4-5, 2017
Source: J/70 class