• Jim Richardson

    Charisma comes out on top

    by  • 30 July 2013 • alberto rossi, Alexander Roepers, Asterisk Uno, Barby MacGowan, barking mad, Bernardo Minkow, charisma, Daniel Forster, enfant terrible, Farr 40, Flash Gordon, Flojito y Cooperando, groovederci, Hasip Gencer, Helmut Jahn, Inshore, Jim Richardson, John Demourkas, Julian Fernandez, Kevin McNeil, New York Yacht Club, Nico Poons, Nightshift, Oakcliff Farr 40, One Designs, plenty, struntje light, United States, US Regattas, Wolfgang Schaefer

    Nico Poons and his mostly Dutch crew aboard Charisma sealed their deal today, winning the Rolex Farr 40 North American Championship in Martha’s Vineyard with only two finishes worseread more

    Hat trick for Groovederci

    by  • 20 July 2013 • barking mad, Bliksem/Menace, Brad Kauffman, Brant and Jason Russell, Deneen Demourkas, Gotcha Tower, groovederci, Harald Bruening, Inshore, Jim and Linda Edwards, Jim Richardson, Just Plain, Kevin McNeil, Mumm 30, Mummbles, Nathaniel Tower, Norm Dean, One Designs, Pieter Taselaar, Press Gang, Ramrod, Rhumb Punch, Rod Jabin, Roland Van Hazel, Seabiscuit, Snooker, Standard Deviation, Topas, United States, US Regattas, William Markel

    With mountainous leftover seas rolling through the offshore racing area, Race Officer Peter Reggio brought the final day of the 2013 Farr 30 World Championship off the Atlantic Ocean and inside bearead more

    Ramrod back in charge

    by  • 19 July 2013 • barking mad, Bliksem/Menace, Brad Kauffman, Brant and Jason Russell, Deneen Demourkas, Gotcha Tower, groovederci, Harald Bruening, Inshore, Jim and Linda Edwards, Jim Richardson, Just Plain, Kevin McNeil, Mumm 30, Mummbles, Nathaniel Tower, Norm Dean, One Designs, Pieter Taselaar, Press Gang, Ramrod, Rhumb Punch, Rod Jabin, Roland Van Hazel, Seabiscuit, Snooker, Standard Deviation, Topas, United States, US Regattas, William Markel

    Mother nature delivered exactly as promised, and perhaps even more so on Friday, when a passing front brought winds of just under 20 knots and waves up to 5ft to the 2013 Farr 30 World Championshipread more

    Groovederci into the lead

    by  • 18 July 2013 • barking mad, Bliksem/Menace, Brad Kauffman, Brant and Jason Russell, Deneen Demourkas, Gotcha Tower, groovederci, Harald Bruening, Inshore, Jim and Linda Edwards, Jim Richardson, Just Plain, Kevin McNeil, Mumm 30, Mummbles, Nathaniel Tower, Norm Dean, Pieter Taselaar, Press Gang, Ramrod, Rhumb Punch, Rod Jabin, Roland Van Hazel, Seabiscuit, Snooker, Sportsboats, Standard Deviation, Topas, United States, US Regattas, William Markel

    Light airs off Newport meant plenty of heat and ultra-tight racing on day 2 of the 2013 Farr 30 World Championship, but the hottest boat on the course was undoubtedly Groovederci, driven bread more

    Ramrod takes an early lead

    by  • 17 July 2013 • barking mad, Bliksem/Menace, Brad Kauffman, Brant and Jason Russell, Deneen Demourkas, Gotcha Tower, groovederci, Harald Bruening, Inshore, Jim and Linda Edwards, Jim Richardson, Just Plain, Kevin McNeil, Mumm 30, Mummbles, Nathaniel Tower, Norm Dean, One Designs, Pieter Taselaar, Press Gang, Ramrod, Rhumb Punch, Rod Jabin, Roland Van Hazel, Seabiscuit, Snooker, Standard Deviation, Topas, United States, US Regattas, William Markel

    The heat wave continued in Newport today, but it wasn’t all bad - after a one-hour postponement, the same heat that burned backs and necks all day kicked up a classic Newport sea breeze.read more

    Azzurra and Ran still tied

    by  • 25 January 2013 • Alec Cutler, Allan Terhune, andrea pozzi, Argyle Campbell, Audi Azzurra Sailing Team, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, barking mad, bella mente, bombarda, Bora Gulari, Brian Porter, Chris Larson, Contender, Dave Ullman, Decision, Doug de Vos, Ed Baird, Ed Reynolds, Farr 40, federico michetti, Full Throttle, Gabriele Benussi, George Sakellaris, Gladiator, Hap Fauth, hedgehog, Inshore, Interlodge, irc, J/109, J/80, Jesus Renedo, Jim Richardson, Joseph Colling, Keith Kilpatrick, Kerry Klingler, lorenzo bressani, Manouch Moshayedi, mascalzone latino, Melges 24, Melges 32, mini maxi, Niklas Zennstrom, One Designs, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Rock n Roll, Shockwave, Spookie, Sportsboats, Stephen Murray, Steve Benjamin, Swan 45, Tate Russack, TeamWork, Terry Hutchinson, Tim Healy, Tomislav Basic, Tony Langley, tp52, United States, US Regattas, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, West Marine Rigging New England Ropes

    Day four of Quantum Key West Race Week saw another day of immaculate 13-18 knot conditions.read more

    Azzurra and Ran still tied

    by  • 25 January 2013 • Allan Terhune, andrea pozzi, Argyle Campbell, Audi Azzurra Sailing Team, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, barking mad, bella mente, bombarda, Bora Gulari, Brian Porter, Chris Larson, Contender, Dave Ullman, Decision, Doug de Vos, Ed Baird, Ed Reynolds, Farr 40, federico michetti, Full Throttle, Gabriele Benussi, George Sakellaris, Gladiator, Hap Fauth, hedgehog, Inshore, Interlodge, irc, J/109, J/80, Jesus Renedo, Jim Richardson, Joseph Colling, Keith Kilpatrick, Kerry Klingler, lorenzo bressani, Manouch Moshayedi, mascalzone latino, Melges 24, Melges 32, mini maxi, Niklas Zennstrom, One Designs, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Rock n Roll, Shockwave, Spookie, Sportsboats, Stephen Murray, Steve Benjamin, Swan 45, Tate Russack, TeamWork, Terry Hutchinson, Tim Healy, Tomislav Basic, Tony Langley, tp52, United States, US Regattas, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, West Marine Rigging New England Ropes

    Day four of Quantum Key West Race Week saw another day of immaculate 13-18 knot conditions.read more

    Azzurra and Ran still tied

    by  • 25 January 2013 • Alec Cutler, Allan Terhune, andrea pozzi, Argyle Campbell, Audi Azzurra Sailing Team, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, barking mad, bella mente, bombarda, Bora Gulari, Brian Porter, Chris Larson, Contender, Dave Ullman, Decision, Doug de Vos, Ed Baird, Ed Reynolds, Farr 40, federico michetti, Full Throttle, Gabriele Benussi, George Sakellaris, Gladiator, Hap Fauth, hedgehog, Inshore, Interlodge, irc, J/109, J/80, Jesus Renedo, Jim Richardson, Joseph Colling, Keith Kilpatrick, Kerry Klingler, lorenzo bressani, Manouch Moshayedi, mascalzone latino, Melges 24, Melges 32, mini maxi, Niklas Zennstrom, One Designs, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, robertissima, Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Rock n Roll, Shockwave, Spookie, Sportsboats, Stephen Murray, Steve Benjamin, Swan 45, Tate Russack, TeamWork, Terry Hutchinson, Tim Healy, Tomislav Basic, Tony Langley, tp52, United States, US Regattas, Vasco Vascotto, Vincenzo Onorato, West Marine Rigging New England Ropes

    Day four of Quantum Key West Race Week saw another day of immaculate 13-18 knot conditions.read more