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16 year old David Gonzalez of Venezuela bested a fleet of 70 competitors, the heat, the weeds and a stiff sea breeze to win the 51st Sunfish NAs at Brant Beach New Jersey.

Brant Beach YC on Long Beach Island in New Jersey is ready to host the 2013 Youth Worlds, Youth NAs and Open NAs.

David Mendelblatt won the sunfish Midwinters at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron with 11 points out of 9 races (1-1-[2]-1-1-2-2-2-1), 3 points ahead of Greg Gust ([4]-2- 1-4-2-1-1-1-2).

Despite Superstorm Sandy scoring a direct hit on Long Beach Island, New Jersey, the Brant Beach Yacht Club is looking forward to hosting the 2013 Sunfish North Americans, Youth NAs and Youth Worlds, as planned.

2012 Women's Sunfish North American Championship, September 14-16, concluded with a first time champion of Marguerite Koelher from South Bay Water Association on Long Island. Light winds prevailed for the entire regatta; however, PRO Gill Greenwood was able to run four races out of seven scheduled.

On Monday afternoon, July 30th, youth sailors from around the US began arriving at the beach in Waukegan, IL to set up their boats and prepare for the upcoming Youth NA’s. Throughout the afternoon old friendships were reestablished and new ones were formed as the sailors got to know each other.

On Monday afternoon, July 30th, youth sailors from around the US began arriving at the beach in Waukegan, IL to set up their boats and prepare for the upcoming Youth NA’s. Throughout the afternoon old friendships were reestablished and new ones were formed as the sailors got to know each other.

This year the Windycrest Sailing Club, located on Lake Keystone west of Sand Springs and Tulsa, OK will be hosting the championship. WSC has a great reputation for hosting North American, National and ladder events. Also the club has won the St. Petersburg Cup for regatta management.

The Lake Bluff Yacht Club is pleased to welcome the 50th Sunfish North American and Youth Champions to the shores of Lake Michigan between July 30 and August 4th, 2012.

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