The Results Are In : Bayview Mackinac 2014

The Results Are In : Bayview Mackinac 2014

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As hundreds of people lined the shore of Lake Huron for a glimpse of the fleet we were graced with great weather as we watched in awe of those colorful spinnakers sailing by.

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The last of 227 boats competing in The Bells Beer Bayview Mackinac Race over the weekend came in around 10:30 pm Monday July 14th.  Reports from boaters said that it was quite the adventure racing to the finish line while chasing thermals near the shore, a night time torrential downpour, think fogs and countless more personal battles aboard.

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Windquest: Credit Martin Chumiecki

 

Although the Windquest, an 86-foot Max Z86 owned by Doug & Dick Devos was the first to cross the line about 5:30 pm Sunday night, they took fourth overall in the Division on corrected time.

 

 

The Natalie J clutched the trophy coming as the overall Division 1 Champion

Natalie J : Winding overall Division I : Cove Island Course (Credit Martin Chumiecki)

Natalie J : Nearing The Finish Line (Credit Martin Chumiecki)

 

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2014: Overall Division 1:

Cove Island Course

J. L. Hudson Trophy
Owners: Phil & Sharon O’Neil

 

 

Phil gives an great account of the trip to the finish line in the Bayview Yacht’s Club Press Release. Read More Here

A HUGE Congrats to our own PSM Family Racing!

Uplugged & Double Jeopardy

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Unplugged  Owners: Tim & Kathy Clayson 5th in PHRF B Class! 27th in Division 1: Cove Island Course

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Double Jeopardy Owners: Sean & Kelli Murphy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Thank you to Martin Chumiecki for some of the photo’s! Check out his work on the race here.

 

 

Race Links

Main Race Site
Overall by Class
The Race To Mackinac: Micheal Fletcha
Race Facebook Page

 

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