31 Aug 1951 Daily Ind. Jnl. "Yachtsmen Plan Events for Labor Day Holiday"
weed-lesii Yachtsmen Plan Events For Labor Day Holiday Members of the yachting fraternity fraternity will he busy over this Labor day weekend. Three races are scheduled for the large craft and one for members of the small boat groups. Power cruisers will cruise to Steamboat slough on the Sacramento Sacramento River where they will prepare prepare for a race which starts Sunday at 9:30 a.m. nlng at, 6:00 from a starting line off the St. Francis Yacht club on the Marina, San Francisco. The seventh annual Gus Barth Trophy race, sponsored by the Coyote Point Yacht club of San Mateo will start at noon on Sunday, from a starting line north of the Coyote Point Yacht Harbor entrance. entrance. Competing boats will cruise This annual affair, which is co-, co-, co-, t the South Bay spot on Saturday, sponsored by the Sacramento Yacht i The Barth Trophy race is open to Club and the Sacramento Chamber'" sail boats of at least 18 foot of Commerce, is a part of the 1951 series to determine the champion power-'cruLser power-'cruLser power-'cruLser in the Northern California California Power Cruiser association. Boats will race in three different classes, according to their speed, and will compete over a 23-mile 23-mile 23-mile course on the Sacramento river. Windjammers, meanwhile, will sail to Santa Cruz. Only sailboats whi;h measure 23 feet In waterline length are eligible lor this race. Aldo Alessio's Farallone Clipper length. On Lake Merritt in Oakland, Zephyr class boats will race In their annual Zephyr day regatta. Thirty boats, all built to the same specifications, will compete. Pollard Plays For N.Y. LOS ANGELES OP) Fullback Al Pollard, who might have been an All-America All-America All-America at West Point this year, will nlnv for the New York Yanks I "Mistress" will be sailine to at- at- I in the National Football Leaeue in- in- tempt a fourth victory, as the first' stead. Pollard disclosed he had come . bont t(j coml,ie-e coml,ie-e coml,ie-e tne coursRi More to salary terms and left by TWA than 50 boats are expected to enter plane to Join the Yanks in Chicago 1 1 his event which starts Friday eve-1 eve-1 eve-1 last night. 7. is U, he a