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The Long Commute: Balboa Yacht Club

Meet Team Balboa

Skipper Peter “Oh, you’re Tim’s brother” Fallon Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Boston, MA and Tufts University What did you learn to sail in? Beetle Cats and Optis What is your pre-regatta ritual? Lots of sleep and water Sail with a significant other? Depends Hardest or favorite part of […]

They left their hearts in San Francisco: Team St. Francis

Meet Team St. Francis

Skipper Jackson “Ask John Loe” Benvenutti Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? New Orleans, LA/ Bay St. Louis, MS, and College of Charleston (go Cougars) What did you learn to sail in? Optimists What is your pre-regatta ritual? Coffee Sail with a significant other? In Ben’s dreams… Hardest or favorite […]

Don’t Mess with Texas Corinthian

MeetTeam Texas

This is Texas Corinthian Yacht Club’s first foray here at the Baldwin Cup. Let’s find out how they tick: Crew Wylie “Coyote” Masterson  Where are ya from? Austin What did you learn to sail in? Sunfish What is your pre-regatta ritual? Coffee, aspirin, prayer Sail with a significant other? Depends, if I like him that […]

God save the Brits: Royal Thames

Meet Team Royal Thames

God save the Brits! Because they, and their infamous nodder, are here: Skipper Andy “Dandy” Cornah Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Sevenoaks in England and Southampton University What did you learn to sail in? Quite a fetching red all in one splash suit from what I can remember. And […]

Back in Plaid: Seattle YC

Meet Team Seattle

The returning (and a few newbies) boys and girls from the North’s Puget Sound are back again and jonesing to win. Skipper Jay “Nope” Renehan Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Seattle and Kings Point What did you learn to sail in? Blue Jay (seriously) What is your pre-regatta ritual? […]

The Bulldogs have come: Yale Corinthian

Meet Team Yale

A team connected by an Ivy League university (one why or another), let’s hear it from the Yale Corinthian Bulldogs: Skipper Phil “White Whale” Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Newport Beach and Yale What did you learn to sail in? Luders-16 & sabot What is your pre-regatta ritual? These […]

Go introduce yourself, San Diego

Meet Team San Diego

And We’re the Baldwin Cup Media Team. Go introduce yourself, San Diego. Skipper Brad “Road-Eye” Rodi Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Point Loma, CA and United States Naval Academy What did you learn to sail in? Naples Sabot What is your pre-regatta ritual? Deep breathes more oxygen to the […]

Lightning Strike!

Meet Team Lightning

Now that we’ve deafened our ears with NHYC Thunder, now introducing Newport Harbor Yacht Club Team Lightning!! Skipper Bill “20 Knot Bill” Menninger Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Palos Verdes, CA and UC Santa Barbara What did you learn to sail in? Guppies and Dink Kittens What is your […]

Here comes the BOOM!

Meet Team Thunder

Thunder may follow lightning in nature, but NHYC Team Thunder has no intentions of following anyone this weekend at Baldwin Cup—or even in this year’s Racer Questionnaire Responses. Let’s meet the first eight racers of Baldwin Cup 2014 from the home club’s Team Thunder Skipper Justin “Lawman” Law Where are ya from and where did […]