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J/22 North American Championship - Early advantage for Travis Odenbach

by Christopher Howell on 17 May 2014
Honey Badger - 2014 J/22 North American Championship, day 1 Chris Howell
The J/22 North American Championship, hosted by the Annapolis Yacht Club in Annapolis, Maryland, got underway Friday, but Mother Nature did not cooperate, allowing only one race.

Thirty-eight teams from across the United States and Canada were postponed on shore in the morning, as storms and heavy rain passed through the area. When the first race began at 1:30 p.m. local time, winds had dropped to 6-8 knots, under brightening skies and temperatures around 70 degrees. Travis Odenbach’s Honey Badger secured the victory, with Annapolis NOOD winner Michael Marshall’s Bad News Too in second and local Jenny Gaffney’s Pirate Princess Racing Team in third. Decreasing breeze did not permit another race.

The Championship continues through Sunday.







Series Standing - 1 race scored

Information is provisional and subject to modification
Regatta results: Friday, May 16, 2014 3:44:20 PM EDT

Pos

Bow/Sail

Boat

Skipper

1

Total
Points

Pos

1

31/ 1542

Honey Badger

Odenbach, Travis

1

1.00

1

2

40/ 1578

Bad News Too

Marshall, Michael

2

2.00

2

3

41/ 933

Pirate Princess Racing Team

Gaffney, Jenny

3

3.00

3

4

17/ 468

Scooby

Maxwell, J.R.

4

4.00

4

5

27/ 1464

Hot Toddy

Todd, Jeffrey

5

5.00

5

6

25/ 1559

Chasing Waterfalls

Gaffney, Chris

6

6.00

6

7

18/ USA 949

Corner of Sanity and Madness

Junge, Christian

7

7.00

7

8

33/ 1078

Lil' Puffy

Wilson, Chris

8

8.00

8

9

12/ CAN 481

Stampede

Love, Jeffrey

9

9.00

9

10

32/ 1233

Bruiser

Phillips, Jonathan

10

10.00

10

11

38/ 1649

The Jug 4 1

Doyle, Chris

11

11.00

11

12

36/ 977

USA 977

Gode, Gunnar

12

12.00

12

13

24/ USA 677

ThreeDories.com

Julian, Brad

13

13.00

13

14

46/ 754

 

Wientjes, Chris

14

14.00

14

15

20/ USA 1586

Dazzler

Terhune, Allan

15

15.00

15

16

47/ 1461

Ekas

Ipe, Jason

16

16.00

16

17

42/ 1051

No Problem

Libby, Timothy

17

17.00

17

18

35/ 355

4-Cliff

Muzia, Nicholas

18

18.00

18

19

45/ 925

Vamanos / HardwareChimp.com

McBrier, David

19

19.00

19

20

16/ CAN 693

Broomstick

Harris, Ron

20

20.00

20

21

19/ USA 421

What

Imperato, Nick

21

21.00

21

22

21/ US 1570

Jupiter

Mujezinovic, Amir

22

22.00

22

23

30/ 1090

Stellar Jay

Turnham, Susan Mattis

23

23.00

23

24

26/ 1536

Hot Ticket

Adzick, Sandy

24

24.00

24

25

39/ 1574

Traction

Sackett, Tod

25

25.00

25

26

34/ 489

Mo' Money

Doyle, Kevin

26

26.00

26

27

22/ 1504

Battub

King, Aden

27

27.00

27

28

14/ 1509

CAN-1509

Jones, Stephen

28

28.00

28

29

37/ USA 707

Tejas

Flynn, Terry

29

29.00

29

30

11/ CAN 341

Alternative Girlfriend

Collins, Trevor

30

30.00

30

31

48/ 946

Shadow

Blodgett, Arthur

31

31.00

31

32

29/ 1262

Bearly

Rapp, Terry

32

32.00

32

33

23/ 1093

No Name

Martensson, Robert

33

33.00

33

34

10/ CAN 1644

Raised J

Koppernaes, Johan

34

34.00

34

35T

15/ CAN 959

Won Ton

Godin, David

37/TLE

37.00T

35T

35T

43/ 1038

Slingshot

Swanson, Kurt

37/TLE

37.00T

35T

35T

44/ 1589

 

Reinke, Eric

37/TLE

37.00T

35T

38

28/ 1532

Axe Wound

Moon, RJ

39/OCS

39.00

38

Notes

(1)

Scoring System is ISAF Low Point 2009-2012

(2)

Time limit expired (TLE) penalty is: Finishers plus 2

(3)

Finishes in [brackets] denote throwouts

Information is provisional and subject to modification

Principal Race Officer: Mark Murphy
Jury Chair: Jack Lynch


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