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2015 Meet Team New York

With the most Baldwin Cups wins (three), New York are always major contenders at the Baldwin Cup Team Race.

Skipper Derby Anderson White

Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Santa Monica, CA and Georgetown

What did you learn to sail in? Sunfish

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? BYC and NHYC!

Crew Amory “Amo” Loring

Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Boston and Dartmouth

What did you learn to sail in? Optis and Mercuries

What is your usual pre-regatta ritual? Drink coffee, rig the boat, and chat…lots of chatting.

Sail with a significant other? Depends

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? Switching between 2 v 2, 3 v 3 and 4 v 4 is the hardest (after thinking up witty responses to questionnaires).

Catching up with old friends and being on the water is the best.

How have you trained for this regatta? Rigorously…on skis.

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? This is my first Baldwin…I’m looking forward to the racing, and escaping the dirty, melting snow in Boston.

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? I don’t think of the other teams as competition…just old friends we’d prefer to beat.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Why not?

Skipper Matt Duggan

Matthew-Duggan
Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Cape Cod, MA and The Roger Williams University

What did you learn to sail in? Optimists

What is your usual pre-regatta ritual? XX

What’s your boat’s theme or fight song?

Sail with a significant other? XX

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? XX

How have you trained for this regatta? XX

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? The great hospitality of NHYC that I experienced at Hinman last year.

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? Garrett if he stays out too late…definitely not Mac Mace, though.

Crew Dale “1st Mate” Harper

Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Wells Maine and Massachusetts Maritime Academy

What did you learn to sail in? 420s, Swan 47

What is your usual pre-regatta ritual? Watching Top Gun

What’s your boat’s theme or fight song?

Sail with a significant other? Significant other, who needs one of those?

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? Team Racing

How have you trained for this regatta? Bending spoons

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? Winning 2015 Baldwin Cup.

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? Newport Beach. Home event.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? We sail with the G-Woo.

Crew Joy “Joyous” MacDougall

Joy MacDougall
Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Connecticut and Boston College

What did you learn to sail in? Little red Opti: Joy’s Toy

What is your usual pre-regatta ritual? Dunkin Donuts iced coffee

What’s your boat’s theme or fight song?

Sail with a significant other? Depends

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? Competition and collaboration with your team.

How have you trained for this regatta? Lots of wall sits and stairs (oh yeah—you can’t hike in Harbor 20s!)

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? When Garrett wears his blazer the entire weekend.

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? Larchmont—the other NY squad

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? We will win the party—for sure!

Skipper Garrett “Gwoo” Woodworth

Garrett Woodworth
Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Bali and University of Alaska

What did you learn to sail in? Naples Sabot

What’s your boat’s theme or fight song?

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? Keeping my blazers looking their best.

How have you trained for this regatta? Disheveling my hair to perfect level of imperfection

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? Watching NHYC finally win in such style last year!

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? My sense of style

Crew Lauren “The Terminator” Gillooly

Lauren-Gillooly
Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? NYC and Boston College

What did you learn to sail in? Puffers…yes, they have benches for comfort and bottom paint

What is your usual pre-regatta ritual? Using “Find My iPhone” to determine the whereabouts of my skipper.

What’s your boat’s theme or fight song?

Sail with a significant other? Significant other, who needs one of those?

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? My teammates

How have you trained for this regatta? Transportation to the event involves a sail from LA to Newport Beach…its all about time in boat, right?

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? 25¢ cent beers? Though I am pretty sure I won’t be spending more than $1 per day.

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? I’m bullish on Menninger right now…that kid is on fiyah

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Because we are all incredibly good looking

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