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May 2008

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Delta Lloyd Regatta
Photos by Richard de Jonge

Fredrik Loof and Anders Ekstrom
Fredrik Loof / Anders Ekstrom

Robert Stanjek and Markus Koy
 
Robert Stanjek /Markus Koy

Mateusz Kusznierewicz and Dominik Zycki
Mateusz Kusznierewicz and Dominik Zycki

Delta Lloyd Regatta medal race
Medal Race

Delta Lloyd Regatta

Delta Lloyd winners Marazzi/De Maria
Delta Lloyd Regatta winners
Flavio Marazzi and Enrico de Maria

Photo by Richard de Jonge/Delta Lloyd Regatta 
Announcements
Championships coming up are the Eastern Hemisphere Championship (entry list) on June 1-8 in Split, Croatia, followed closely by the 2008 European Championship (entry list) on June 11-18 at Lake Balaton, Hungary. 

2008 Qingdao Olympics
Several of the 16 teams preparing for the Olympics are writing about their experiences. Iain Murray and Andrew Palfrey (AUS) have a website and John Dane/Austin Sperry (USA) have an ongoing blog. Iain Percy's and Andrew Simpson's (GBR) reports are on their Skandia website

May Racing Results
At Seneca Lake, NY, USA, Rick Merriman and Phil Trinter won the Western Hemisphere Championship in a tie breaker with Peter McChesney and Shane Zwingelberg
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In Germany, Matthias Miller and Manuel Voight won the Heinz Nixdorf Pokal sailed on the Moehensee
and followed up with a win at the Young Europeans Sailing Goldener Pfingstbusch in Kiel. At Malente,
Alexander Schlonski and Frithjof Kleen won the Kellersee Star Cup. Michael Ilgenstein and Lutz Boguhn won the Hamburg Erich F. Laeisz - Preis and Uli and Sabine Breuer were first at the Ederkogge.

In Austria, at the Pfingstregatta sailed on the Attersee, the winners of the regatta were Reinhard Schmidt and Dirk Meissner while Michael Fischer and Adolf Luzlbauer earned the Upper Austria championship title. Hans Spitzauer and Christian Nehammer won the 45th Int. Maibock Regatta sailed on the Chiemsee.

In the Netherlands. Chris Frijdal and Rob Edens won the Hemelvaartwedstrijden at Loosdrecht and Flavio Marazzi and Enrico de Maria won the Delta Lloyd Regatta at Medemblick.

In Switzerland, the Thun Jungfrau Trophy winners were Kurt and Markus Scheidegger.

In Italy, the Campionato di Flotta, sailed at Viareggio, was won by Alessandro Lanfronchi/Alessandro Cinquini. At Livorno, Carlo Buzzi won the 25th Trofeo Accademia Navale and Vicenzo Locatelli and Giuseppe Oggioni won the Trofeo Bellanasco at Bellano. The winners of the Regata Nazionale Numana were Silvio Santoni/LaPorta, and Andrea and Alessandro Nevierov were first at the 23rd Coppa Tito Nordio at Trieste.

In Finland, Joni Leeve and Jori Kaunisto won their season's opening regatta, the Stickan Wikstrom - Fin GP1. And in Sweden, the first regatta of the year, GP 1 - Vårfyen at Kullavik, was won by Hans Oskarsson/H.Lundgren.

In France, the Zob El Bahr Rhum Bowl at Nice was taken by Andrea Orlando and Alessandro Ciocchi and Jacques Puissegur / Alessandro Zilioli won the 36eme Ducs de Nemours at Annecy

In the USA on the Chesapeake Bay, Bob Bradford and Rowen Perkins won the Oursler Memorial at St. Michaels and Kevin McNeil / Arnis Baltins took the Lippincott Regatta at Annapolis. In Michigan, Tom Londrigan and Steve Cutting won the Tulip Tune-Up and on the west coast in Olympia, Washington, Norm and Laura Smit won the Black Star Regatta.

At Victoria in Canada, Tim Stamper/Sully won the VI Star Springs.

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Jeroen de Groot and Erik Koekoek
Jeroen de Groot and Erik Koekoek (NED)
Photo by Richard de Jonge/Delta Lloyd Regatta

First three places at the Western Hemispheres
First three places at the Western Hemisphere Championship.
L-R; Guy Avellon, John MacCausland, Shane Zwingelberg, Peter McChesney, Phil Trinter, Rick Merriman
Photo by David B. Furber
Iain Murray and Andrew Palfrey
Iain Murray and Andrew Palfrey
Delta Lloyd Regatta
Photo by Richard de Jonge/Delta Lloyd Regatta

Upcoming Events

Update your District's calendar
District 10 Swe GP II - Pelle Geddas Cup 5/31/2008 - 6/01/2008
District 14 Campionato Italiano Classe Olimpiche 2008 5/31/2008 - 6/03/2008
District 4 2008 Great Lakes District 4 Championship 6/06/2008 - 6/08/2008
District 1 2008 Marshall Brown Secretary's Cup 6/06/2008 - 6/08/2008
District 21 Peak One Regatta 6/07/2008 - 6/08/2008
District 2 2008 Riverton Governor's Cup 6/14/2008 - 6/15/2008

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