The start of the Cruising Boat Fleet
The start of the J-22 Fleet
The start of the Lightning fleet
The start of the Flying Scot fleet
The start of the Mariner Fleet
A finish for the J-22 Fleet
Flying Scots lined up to launch
Shadow Fax, a J-29 sailboat, usually carries a good sized crew
I believe that the was upgraded by Barbara Smyth who has been sidelined due to an injury. Welcome back.
Craig Greenwoods Classic Pearson 30
John Frazier in the Classic Columbia 24
John is followed closely by Craig's Pearson 30 with Shadow Fax to windward (maybe ever so slightly ahead at the start)
More action at the start
Same boats, a few seconds later with Kerry Brandt "Dr. Pepper" closing
After the start
The gun goes off and the pressure is on. Its "Shadow Fax" , "Chaos", "Songbird" , "Sin Bin" and "Dr. Pepper"