A Poster Day for CYC Dinghy Racing at CYC-Seattle

Jan Anderson Sailboat Racing

Good Golly, Miss Molly – what a wonderful weekend for sailing! BIG breeze, BIG seas, and BIG fun! Apparently it’s so: 2015 is The Year of Breeze. No thunderstorms, zero hail, no one arrested yet, only breakneck performance all around the race course – what a blast! Enjoy these photos – we enjoyed “gathering” them!

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Ed. Note: If you want to get excited, or get someone else excited, about dinghy racing, send them to this link. If you want to go to the results, click here. Conditions were in the mid to upper teens from the south for the first couple of races on Saturday, with the latter races seeing 20+ knots with some powerful gusts thrown in before the wind direction doing a 180-degree shift late in the day. On Saturday winds were a modest 6-12. The Hobie 16  fleet put in a welcome appearance to join the Optis, 505s, J/24s, Snipes, Stars and of course the ubiquitous Lasers and Laser Radials. 

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Jan Anderson is a prolific Northwest Photographer who manages to shoot an amazing number of sailing and other events. <img class="alignright wp-image-3174" alt="JanAnderson" src="https://www.nwyachting.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/JanAnderson-300x283.jpg" width="210" height="198" />Visit her photo site at http://janpix.smugmug.com/ to see her galleries and order photos online.

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