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g o to w e a th e r q u ite w e ll in fo u r k n o ts, a lth o u g h th e d o w n w in d
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d a y s, a ll a b o u t a n h o u r, a n d a n o u tlin e o f th e e v e n tu a l W o rld
C u p c h a lle n g e rs b e g a n to e m e rg e .
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1 2 9 N e w S w e d e n w o n th e tie -b re a k e r a g a in st re tu rn in g w o rld
c h a m p io n P h ilip p e D u rr sa ilin g S U I 7 7 Ju n io r. A n d y
B e a d sw o rth in K 1 2 S t F ra n c is IX p la c e d th ird , ju st a h e a d o f
C la e s H e n n in g sso n in S W E 1 1 4 N o to rio u s. In th e C la ssic s,
a g a in , so m e fa m ilia r n a m e s. In first w a s Ja m ie H ilto n sa ilin g U S
5 5 L u c ie , fo llo w e d b y D e n n is C o n n e r in U S 8 7 M a y B e V II,
th e n K C 1 9 S a sk ia w ith L a rs G ra e l, fo llo w e d b y P e te r H o fm a n n
sa ilin g U S 8 1 G o o se . F a m ilia r n a m e s, fa m ilia r b o a ts.
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a n d e v e ry o n e e n jo y e d a h a rd sa il. T h e o th e r n e w fa c to r w a s th a t
th e W o rld C u p c o n d itio n s re q u ire d 9 0 -m in u te ra c e c o u rse s, u p
fro m o n e h o u r in th e w a rm u p se rie s.
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C u p , w ith P h ilip p e D u rr (S U I 7 7 Ju n io r), B e n M u m fo rd (C A N
1 2 9 N e w S w e d e n ) a n d A n d y B e a d sw o rth (K 1 2 S t. F ra n c is IX )
in th e to p th re e , e a c h o n e p o in t a p a rt. F o r th e C la ssic s, th e re
w a s still a stro n g U S A p re se n c e , w ith P e te r H o fm a n n (U S 8 1
G o o se ) in first, fo llo w e d b y E 1 6 B rib ó n G a lla n t, sa ile d b y H M
D o n Ju a n C a rlo s o f S p a in , th e n E rik B e n tze n (U S 7 3 S a g a ),
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sixth p la c e o n K C 1 9 S a sk ia a n d Ja m e s A . H ilto n in se v e n th (U S
5 5 L u c ie ).
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to te n k n o ts, su n n y sk ie s, m o re c u rre n t, a n d a lo t o f tric k y sa ilin g . T h a t sa id , in th e O p e n c la ss, P h ilip p e D u rr a n d th e S U I 7 7
Ju n io r c re w h e ld th e ir le a d w ith se v e n p o in ts, A n d y B e a d sw o rth
h a d te n a n d B e n M u m fo rd e le v e n .
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e le ve n p o in ts, U S 8 1 G o o se in se c o n d w ith fifte e n , th e n a lo g ja m
o f th re e sk ip p e rs; L a rs G u c k , D e n n is C o n n e r a n d L a rs G ra e l.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting February 2018

Vantage Point: Promoting Cruising Canada To Everyone
Club Profile: Ben Eoin Yacht Club and Marina
Travel Destination: Bayfield Inlet, Georgian Bay
Travel Destination: My Big Fat Greek Charter
Special Event: Vancouver Welcomed the Best of the Best 6mR Sailors
The Port Hole: New format for 2018
Sail Review: Sneak Preview - Six New Sailboats - US In-Water Sailboat Show, Annapolis
Power Review: Sabre 45 Salon Express
Power Review: Jeanneau NC33
Power Review: Four Winns H290 OB
Crossing the Line: Village Butty
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Welcome
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - 3
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Vantage Point: Promoting Cruising Canada To Everyone
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Club Profile: Ben Eoin Yacht Club and Marina
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Travel Destination: Bayfield Inlet, Georgian Bay
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Travel Destination: My Big Fat Greek Charter
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Special Event: Vancouver Welcomed the Best of the Best 6mR Sailors
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - The Port Hole: New format for 2018
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Sail Review: Sneak Preview - Six New Sailboats - US In-Water Sailboat Show, Annapolis
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Power Review: Sabre 45 Salon Express
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Power Review: Jeanneau NC33
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Power Review: Four Winns H290 OB
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Crossing the Line: Village Butty
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Cover3
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