A Video Season’s Thrill Ride with Victor Felice

Victor Felice sails his J/24 with a video camera swinging on a gimbled mount on his stern rail, which makes for some interesting still pictures, like this one. It makes even more interesting videos, some of which Victor edited into this three-minute highlights reel this November. Enjoy!

Tempe Town Lake Results

The wind was so light it almost couldn’t be felt, but that didn’t stop these brave sailors from facing down the calm to get in two races. Sure, they were snail sail races, but sometimes those take the most concentration—and certainly the most patience! The scores from the Saturday Edition of racing at Tempe Town […]

Maryellen Ferring Repeats as Ruth Beals Champ

Maryellen Ferring gets to keep the Ruth Beals trophy for another year. The trophy goes to the winner of the annual Ruth Beals Regatta, which celebrates women in sailing. The rules permit a male as crew, but a woman has to be on the helm of the one-design Capri 14.2 boats. This year Maryellen and […]

Dick Enersen Offers Intimate View of ’77 America’s Cup

It had to be one of the most entertaining America’s Cup campaigns in history, if for no other reason than the style of its prime personality: Ted Turner. Ted took the ’74 winner Courageous back on the water against newly-designed competition and won it all. Throughout the challenges and Cup races, Dick Enersen was there […]

Lake Pleasant Results

A beautiful weekend on the lake for November 7-8, with a challenging mix of big wind, dying wind, and wildly shifting wind. On Saturday, racing was late starting as the Whaler went on a rescue mission to help a turtled Hobie, but there was still wind remaining to send us all out for a nice […]