A big gathering of crusing lovers converged on the Wando River this weekend because the Hobcaw Yacht Membership hosted their annual Regatta, which started in 1962 and was solely interrupted as soon as, in 2020, as a result of Covid-19.
Practically 150 boats entered the 2021 occasion, which consisted of two full days of racing out of the Charleston harbor and alongside the Wando River. The races contains boats from the entire space yacht golf equipment in addition to a number of from exterior the Lowcountry, together with Florida and Augusta, Georgia.
The Laser Radial division included essentially the most opponents (26) and was gained by William Tebrake of the South Carolina Yacht Membership. The Laser Full division included 18 boats and was captured by Conor Byrne of the Columbia Crusing Membership. Thomas Mazzeo (SC Yacht Membership) gained the Laser 4.7 division, which included 19 boats.
A complete of 59 races in 14 divisions have been contested over the 2 days. Beth Colley serves because the Commodore for the Hobcaw Yacht Membership this 12 months.
The realm will host three extra regattas within the coming weeks. The Charleston Yacht Membership regatta is subsequent weekend, adopted by the Carolina Yacht Membership occasion (July 24-25). The ultimate races of the summer season are a part of the Rockville Regatta, hosted by the Sea Island Yacht Membership, on the ultimate weekend of the month.
Hobcaw Regatta outcomes
prime 3 finishers by division
Whit Parnell (no different boats)
William McIntosh, Petra Humphrey tied with 27 factors
no outcomes out there
Open Bic (below 13)
Open Bic (over 13)
C420 (spin & lure, 2 boats)
420 (no spin & lure, 1 boat)