KEVIN WELCH’S MIKEY WINS 2017 ST. PETE NOOD
In a heated three day battle at the first event of Sailing World Magazine’s NOOD Regatta Circuit, Kevin Welch’s Mikey took top honors in St. Petersburg over the past weekend. With some very stiff competition handed out by second place finisher KC Shannon’s Shaka Team (second) and George Haynie’s Firewater (third), the fleet enjoyed intense light-air racing conditions on Tampa Bay.
TOP THREE RESULTS (Final)
1.) Kevin Welch, Mikey = 9 pts.
2.) KC Shannon, Shaka = 11 pts.
3.) George Haynie, Firewater = 11 pts.
4.) Gary Schwartings, Obsession = 20 pts.
5.) Steve Suddath, 3 ½ Men = 21 pts.
NEXT UP: BACARDI, NATIONALS & SPERRY CHARLESTON RACE WEEK
The racing is just beginning to heat up… Bacardi Miami Sailing Week takes place on March 9-11, followed by a really royal Charleston double-header — the 2017 U.S. Nationals (April 7-9) and Sperry Charleston Race Week (April 19-23).
The U.S. National Championship is the second act of the 2016-17 Quantum World Winter Series and the first stage of the North American Tour.
Below are some fast links to register if you have not already! We hope to see you there!