SpinSheet Racing Roundup for June 2022

A Roundup of Sailboat Racing Action on the Chesapeake Bay

Happy June, sailors! Along with our June SpinSheet comes the Racing Roundup brought to you by Mount Gay Rum. Following are some highlights of races to come, and some top finishers from the most recent big regatta. Find full analysis, from the Chesapeake racers' perspective, of course, in our June issue.

Coming in June on the Chesapeake Bay

Down the Bay Race                                        May 27

Miles River Race                                            May 28

Southern Bay Race Week                               June 3-5

Mustang Survival Annapolis Bermuda          June 3

Maryland Leukemia Cup                                June 4

North of the Bridge PHRF Championship      June 11

SCC Ted Osius Memorial Twilight Race       June 11

HHSA Women’s Regatta                               June 11

Star North Americans                                     June 15-18

Newport Bermuda Race                                 June 17

SCC J/105 Women’s Regatta                         June 25

***** Find more at spinsheet.com/calendar. Email your regatta dates to [email protected].

Fredrik Salvesen and Cedric Lewis's winning J/105 Mirage sailboat racing team in action at the Helly Hansen Sailing World Regatta Annapolis on the Chesapeake Bay. Photo by Will Keyworth

Helly Hansen Sailing World Regatta Series—Annapolis

Find the racers’ take on this three-day event on page 68 of our June issue. It was a challenging regatta due to fog, rain, and light air, but racers kept their heads in the game… and everyone won the parties! Congratulations to first-place finishers!

HHSW Series First in Class

Alberg 30       LinGin, Tim Williams

Etchells           Caramba, Jose Fuentes

J/22                 Hot Toddy, Jeffrey Todd

J/24                 Rush Hour, Pat FitzGerald

J/70                 Sitella, Ian Hill

J/30                 Shamrock, Bruce Irvin

Viper 640       Evil Hiss, Mary Ewenson

J/80                 R80, Will and Marie Crump/ Thomas Klok 

J/35                 Aunt Jean, James Sagerholm/AJ Syndicate

J/105               Mirage, Cedric Lewis / Fredrik Salvesen

Cal 25             Love Shack, Fred Atwood

Beneteau First SE                 The Electric Mayhem, Pete Lalli

ORC                                       ZUUL, Benedict Capuco

Double Handed Division      Cookie Monster, Stephen Hale

PHRF Non-Spinnaker          Skimmer, Jack and Marti Detweiler

Find more at spinsheet.com/racing.

Will Passano's Carina team on deck for the Newport Bermuda Race, a spectacular offshore sailiboat racing event held on even years. Photo by Ted Steeble

Racing Section of June Issue of SpinSheet

Read the Chesapeake-focused news and perspective from Charleston Race Week, Destination Bermuda, Southern Bay Race Week, Become a Race Officer, and more. The racing section starts on page 68 of our June issue.

Find more racing here