22 Jun 1959 Daily Ind Jnl "Gambles Pay Off in Bay Regatta"

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22 Jun 1959 Daily Ind Jnl "Gambles Pay Off in Bay Regatta" - who slowed up the on-rushing i back into the...
who slowed up the on-rushing i back into the second division. ORIENT THE WINNER Gambles Off In Bay Regatta 11 13 Bv ALFRED MATSON iUy I I " Boston Matson, were close hv and all Iar- in the Richmond-Berkeley suffered heavy bruises and Regatta of yesterday the skip-1 abrasions. The mishap necessi- confrontedpers were confronted with some new courses and hence new plans of strategy were in order. The starts were from midway between the Richmond shore and Angel Island and two of the courses, B and C, had the buoy of the St. Francis Yacht Club and Crissy Buoy as their windward marks. The tide was flooding and therein lay the fountain head of the great decision — should one gamble tated the use of smaller head- sails and the resultant loss of speed. The winning boats: HANDICAP DIVISION (Corrected Times) Cruising Club “A” Orient ..............................2:22:01 Cruising Club “B” Velero II.........................2:36:52 thrashing Tigers honors hit Cruising Club “C” ... Buoyant Girl 2-28*28 the ¡vision 9, Grey Goose 1:53:46|1he Div 2:06:05|came on the shorter course, but I Division 10, Rakken 3:23:05 I fickle winds and strong eur-1 Division 17, Norvik ......2:49:55 rent of Racoon Strait or play Division 11, Volante.......2:53:50 it safe on the open beat to the Division 15, Idler S.F. shoreline? The wind was not fickle nor the tides too strong and so the gamblers picked up all the marbles. BARM M MISHAP 2 07-48 ^ Division 14. Valkvrie ___________ ONE DESIGN Cl \SS en Farallone Clipper- ' “ Echo 3-01-20 Rhodes 33, Ah Wahnie 2:02!51 ! The Orient was the major j Windward. Westerly 3:07:27 domo of the winning parade Yankee, Flame ..............2:13:05 the as Bruce Easom had her play- Pic, Pic Sea......................2:14:07 ing the shoreline in a way rem- j Bird, Skylark....................3:06:54 inisccnt of his youthful days in Bear, Wiki ...............2:13:28 the Acorn class Eight Ball. He Star, Hustler .............1:51:56! brought the Orient across the Acorn, Hulakai ...........j..2:30:13 23, finish line five and one half Golden Gate, Bairn.......2:16:40 minutes ahead of the Baruna. Junior Clipper, Hela II 2:17:24 In the latter's defense, how- Maya, Sayonara ..............2:16:07 ever, it must be stated that at Hurricane, Haven .........3:23:05 ¡Sox. the very start, the so-called bi- 210, Harpoon....................2:15:45 seven cycle winch on the after deck, ¡1C, Rutsan ...... 2:09:45 | while under the strain of the Treasure Island big jenny, literally blew apart. Good Grief ..............2:36:10 Four of the crew, Roger and i Frisco Flyer, Hussy .......2:27:03 Ned Towne, A1 Walz and Steve Spaulding 33, Kim .......3:18:25 -----------------------------------------------¡Buccaneer, Red Witch ...2:02:36 Folkboat, Together Teak Lady. So Long King’s Cruiser King’s X ........................2:35:27 Fleur Bleue Snapdragon ............3:07:27 Major League Bat Leaders »Based on 175 official at bats) NATIONAL LEAGUE G AB R H Pet. .3:26:32 Simpson .2:23:04 Carinita, La Guanaca....2:31:16 its

Clipped from Daily Independent Journal22 Jun 1959, MonPage 11

Daily Independent Journal (San Rafael, California)22 Jun 1959, MonPage 11
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