ISSA News

2017 National Invitational Tournament

National Invitational Tournament (Founders Trophy)

    HostIndian Harbor YC
    DateMay 27-28, 2017
    TypeNational Invitational Regatta
    BoatC420
    ScoringTeam

Summary
Saturday, May 27:

Challenging conditions ruled the day. 4-5 from the west, switching to the east made life for RC and and competitors frustrating.

42 races completed, few flags thrown.

Thank you to the volunteers and parents that helped out on the race course to make the event happen.

Special thanks to Indian Harbor YC Race Committee for their work.
Sunday, May 28:

After short postponement ashore, racing got underway in a building easterly around 11:30. The final 2 races of the RR were finished with 1 protest being heard and disallowed.

A gold and silver round robin were completed in a beautiful 5-8 ESE breeze. 2 protests filed, 1 heard resulting in 1 DSQ.

Thank you again to the coaches, sailors, and parents that made their way to Greenwich on Memorial Day weekend to sail.

Special thanks to the volunteers that gave up their holiday to further the sport of sailing and team racing in high school.

Thank you to all those who gave all for the ability to spend a weekend on the water.