2007 Class Championship Announcement & Details

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Tom Elsen
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2007 Class Championship Announcement & Details

Post by Tom Elsen » Mon Jan 29, 2007 6:08 pm

We are very pleased to confirm that the Milwaukee Yacht Club will host TWO great regattas for 7.9 sailors in August 2007. Mark your calendars. Call your crew. Load up the trailer. And join us for two weekends of terrific one-design racing.

Regatta #1: The Milwaukee Grand Prix
Racing - Saturday, August 4 and Sunday Aug 5
No race to start after ~ 1400 on Sunday
Register Friday, or on-line (link will be posted soon)
Use it as a tune-up for the CCR. It's close to free! (About a $60 entry)

Regatta #2: The S2 7.9 Class Championship Regatta
Racing: Thursday 8/9, Fri 8/10 and Sat 8/11
We will shoot for a 7 race series over the three days

For a lot of sailors, you'll be able to do BOTH regattas with two days off work. Send a couple of guys down to MYC with the boat on Friday 8/3. (There'll be plenty of hands to help set masts.) The rest of the crew can travel after work on Friday afternoon. You'll be ready to race Saturday and Sunday.

Leave the boat on the trailer, mast up, on Sunday and away-you-go. Send one person down on Wednesday 8/8 to clear registration for the CCR. Everybody else travels after work Wednesday afternoon.

That's two days off work for most of the crew and FIVE days of great one-design racing! Reminder :arrow: Milwaukee is about as centrally located as possible for 7.9ers. Menominee 3 hrs. Holland MI 4 hrs, Minneapolis 5 1/2, Louisville & Detroit 6, Nashville 9.

If you can find a better deal on THIS planet....take it!

We look forward to seeing you there.
Best wishes,
Tom

grandillusion
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OK

Post by grandillusion » Tue Jan 30, 2007 1:31 am

calander marked, crew called, and trailer loaded (since October) see everyone in Milwaukee
S2 7.9 216, H 16 80127, Star 6188

sycmcsa
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Post by sycmcsa » Fri Feb 09, 2007 1:04 pm

#267 is in! This will be our first year racing a 7.9 so the Class Champs should be steep learning curve! We look forward to it!

Paul Latour
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Post by Paul Latour » Mon Mar 12, 2007 12:18 am

Latour's renamed yacht, GERIATRITCH, OR maybe IBUPROFITCH, WILL GET THEIR, SEEKING REVENGE FOR ALL THEIR OTHER TNTC GOOFS!
PAUL LATOUR

grandillusion
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Post by grandillusion » Tue Mar 13, 2007 12:24 am

thinking of sailing over from South Haven double handed, and having the rest of the crew drive in the gas saver (VW) a day or 2 later; unless anyone has a better idea?? I need to burn a couple VACA days
S2 7.9 216, H 16 80127, Star 6188

dbarrer
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2007 Class Championship

Post by dbarrer » Thu Jun 21, 2007 5:11 pm

What is the latest time to arrive on Wednesday and have the boat weighed and measured?

Tom Elsen
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Latest arrival time

Post by Tom Elsen » Thu Jun 28, 2007 11:35 am

If you've got the whole crew with you and you can all move fast, latest arrival ~ noon.
Best wishes,
Tom

grandillusion
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????????

Post by grandillusion » Wed Jul 25, 2007 9:48 pm

the CCR is not looking so good, I'm trying to close on a house, the old lady left me, and the crew is un-decided, this makes some major trailer problems seem like eye strain,v I'm out untill further notice :cry:
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emouland
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Post by emouland » Mon Jul 30, 2007 4:02 pm

Does anyone have an updated entry list?

Jeff Bonvallet
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Post by Jeff Bonvallet » Mon Jul 30, 2007 5:43 pm

There is an undated list on the Milwuakee Yacht Club site. 14 right now.
Jeff Bonvallet #539

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