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Southern Yacht Club

Meet The Teams Southern

Starting us off, Team Captain John Loe on the Southern Yacht Club team: Please tell us a little bit about team racing at your club We’ve been team racing on the circuit since the beginning. We’ve been lucky at every event but the Morgan it seems like. Our club is very supportive, from the Commodore […]

Hear Thunder Roar!

2015 Meet Team Thunder

Between the twelve teams there are 96 sailors competing in this year’s Baldwin Cup Team Race at Newport Harbor Yacht Club. They are an illustrious and competitive group including numerous Collegiate All-Americans, who have sailed all over the U.S. and beyond. Every year we pull each of them aside in an attempt to get to know […]

2013 in Review

2013

by Elizabeth De Witt The 2013 Baldwin Cup Team Race at Newport Harbor Yacht Club brought many firsts. Baldwin Cup rookies, both sailors and whole teams alike. 12 teams competing. 142 races run. Our own inflatable zoo. 2.00 dollar chardonnays joining the 25¢ beers. A fully cleared mooring field—including the balls. And of course a […]

Returning Champs: Team Seawanhaka

Meet 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 […]

Day 2 Midday Report

Day 2 Midday

The sunshines and the racing rages on during day 2 of Baldwin Cup 2013. The Hamlin Helicopter just made it’s pass by with photographer Jeffery Thayer. The shots should be epic. Team NHYC Thunder continues to lead well ahead, with tight competition behind them. We checked in with some of the racers at lunch. Here’s […]

Boys from the Bay: Team St. Francis

Meet Team St. Francis

Chris Raab Where are you from originally and where did you sail in college? Detroit and Long Beach State [Editors Note: Go Beach!] What are your sailing nickname(s)? Ripper What is your pre-regatta ritual? Coffee, coffee and more coffee What is your sailing background? 38 national championships, 2 time college all American How many 25¢ […]