The Bacardi Cup in Miami USA was won by John Dane and Austin Sperry, following their previous month's win at the Florida Masters Regatta. In California, Erik Lidecis and Kyle Henehan won the Alamitos Bay YC 46th Olympic Classes Regatta. At Victoria, Canada, Bob Britten and Justin Chant won the Winter One Design.
In Italy, Frederik Loof and Anders Ekstrom won the Expert Olympic Garda 2006 on Lake Garda, and Paolo Insom and Silvio Dell'innocenti won the Viarregio Spring Championship.
In Germany, Alexander Hagen and Sebastian Munck won the Frühjahrs-Verbandsregatta.
In the USA, in Annapolis, leading up to the Western Hemisphere Championship May 23-26, the Annapolis NOOD Regatta is April 28-30, the Miles River YC Ousler Memorial regatta is May 6-7, and the Howard Lippincott Memorial is on May 20-21.
The Tulip Tune-Up is at Gull Lake, Michigan on May 19-21, and has published an invititation to the regatta and the notice of race.
In France, the 34th Ducs de Nemours French Open Championship
is April 29 - May 1 at Annecy. In Hungary, the 17th District Championship will be May 4-7 at Balatonföldvár Moló. In Italy, the 14th District Championship is May 5-7 at Gaeta.
Mark Reynolds and Christian Finnsgard
at the Bacardi Cup
First three teams at the ABYC Olympic
Photo by Jan Walker