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Bullet Blog: breaking the word limit…

By | 2016-06-09T15:29:45+00:00 June 9th, 2016|Categories: Bullet Blog, Race Reports|

Thunderstorms were coming at us from the west all afternoon, and the prospects of a race looked uncertain as we stood on the Ida Lewis YC dock and watched the lightning flash to the north of us. Yet after a period of postponement, Dr. Wallace radioed Fleet 9 that we’d be starting a race at 6pm. As Team Grace [...]

Bullet Blog, from the gun

By | 2016-05-31T21:50:18+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Categories: Bullet Blog, Race Reports|

Race 3 Shields Fleet Nine. The race start was between Rose Island and Goat Island, with a dropped windward mark just past the dumplings in the center of the channel. Had the windward mark been dumplings it would've been a 50-50 call between left course or right of the racecourse with an incoming tide. With the [...]

Winner’s POV, Spring Race 2

By | 2016-05-24T14:18:22+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Categories: Bullet Blog, Race Reports|

Spring Series Race #2 Wind: S/SE 8 Tide:  High 6:46p Another beautiful spring night on the water here in Newport.  The boats who have yet to launch are really missing out!  As our team made it to the mooring the wind was SE and the RC headed to the vicinity of the Connanicut YC for the [...]

2016, crew available

By | 2016-05-10T09:49:38+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Categories: Crew Postings|

I have arrived in to Newport last week and would love to crew on the Shields. I will be based here until October. I used to race lasers and enjoy the new challenges of different classes. I have plenty of offshore cruising experience :)  I look forward to any responses Thanking you, Kelly Righton kellymrighton at [...]

RC Duty List

By | 2016-05-03T18:42:31+00:00 May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Announcements|

The RC Duty coverage has been added to the calendar, and also appears below: May 11: 258 May 18: 33 May 25: 166 June 1: 21 June 8: 163 June 15: 107 June 22: 1 June 29: 245 July 6: 165 July 13: 121 July 20: 201 July 27: 203 Aug 3: 222 Aug 10: 158 [...]

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