Returning Champs: Team Seawanhaka

Al Constants

Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? New Jersey and Notre Dame

What are your sailing nickname(s)? Al

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Long walk

What is your sailing background? One design and some big boat stuff

How many 25¢ beers will you drink during the Cup? 5

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? Everyone.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Ask the team captain, I just sit there

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be? If I could figure out how to find Youtube, I could answer this question.

Andy Herlihy

Liz & Andy Herlihy

Liz & Andy Herlihy

Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Padanaram, MA and Georgetown

What are your sailing nickname(s)? Herls

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Is the beer truck open at breakfast?

What is your sailing background? Is the beer truck open at breakfast?

How many 25¢ beers will you drink during the Cup? I will not be able to count.

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? The 25 cent beers

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Joel

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?

Liz Herlihy

Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Gloucester, MA and Georgetown

What are your sailing nickname(s)? Lizzie

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Coffee

What is your sailing background? Won my first race at age 7 sailing Sturdee Cats with my Dad on Ipswich Bay.

How many 25¢ beers will you drink during the Cup? Counting is bad.

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? NHYC, both teams look great!

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? We might win the party…..

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?[See her husband’s answer]

Joel Hanneman

Joel Hanneman Head ShotWhere are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Singapore and Tufts

What are your sailing nickname(s)? Opossum

What is your pre-regatta ritual? To arrive with a full team.

What is your sailing background? Mostly team racing, keelboats and dinghies.

How many 25¢ beers will you drink during the Cup? Saving up for Mai Tai hour…

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? Any team can beat another. Biggest competition is the next team to be raced.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Harbor 20 chi

Kyle Shattuck

Kyle ShattuckWhere are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Arlington, VA and Tufts University 1999

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Saying hi to everybody I haven’t seen for a few years.

What is your sailing background? Jr sailing on Long Island Sound
College sailing at Tufts University
Coach at University of South Florida 2003-2005
Member of SCYC team since 2002

How many 25¢ beers will you drink during the Cup? 12

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? NHYC, the best of the left coast, sailing at home.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? We’re bringing Coach as our secret weapon.

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?

Peter Gibbons-Neff

Peter Gibbons-NeffWhere are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Rosemont, PA and US Naval Academy

What are your sailing nickname(s)? Flounder

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Coffee

What is your sailing background? Raced 420s and keel boats out of Annapolis during high school summers. Then raced on the offshore team at the Naval Academy.

How many 25¢ beers will you drink during the Cup? 10

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? We will see after the first race.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Because we sail a lot and can’t stop.

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?

Tim Fallon

Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Wild Harbor, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts and Tufts

What are your sailing nickname(s)? Tim

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Sleep

What is your sailing background? Beetle Cats – traditional wooden boats indigenous to Cape Cod

How many 25¢ beers will you drink during the Cup? A few bucks worth

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? The home team favorites

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? we have a better record than the rest

Tim Wadlow

Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Mianus, CT and Salve Regina

What are your sailing nickname(s)? The Baker

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Donuts, lots of powdered donuts

What is your sailing background? Snarks and sunfish

How many 25¢ beers will you drink during the Cup? I only drink chard bombs

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? Leg 3, aka the Bakery

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? They won’t because I bailed in them two weeks ago.

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?