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VX ONE North American Championship - Eagans victorious in Pensacola

'2012 VX ONE North American Championship - Marcus and Andrew Eagan'    VX One

The VX ONE North American Championship has drawn to a close in Pensacola, Florida with Marcus and Andrew Eagan emerging triumphant. The Louisiana-based duo beat out 15 others to earn the victory with sixteen points over the nine races. They notched all top three tallies, after dropping an eight in race 6. Sean Fidler and Hayden Bennett claimed second place (23 points), and Skip Dieball and Jeff Eiber placed third (28 points).

The Eagan team came into the event with just one weekend of VX ONE racing experience under their belts, but credited their dinghy background with their quick learning curve on the VX ONE.

2012 VX ONE North American Championship - Marcus and Andrew Eagan -  VX One  

'This is a very forgiving boat,' Marcus Eagan summarized. 'People of all ages, weights and gender can enjoy it.' During the course of the regatta, competitors saw varying levels of wind, with 6-8 knots on Friday, 10-12 on Saturday and 14-16 at the start of Sunday, building to 18-20. 'It was a blast downwind, very exciting and fun,' Eagan shared. 'It was wild coming off those waves, but very stable. This is a fun Class!'

David Reich earned the win in Sunday’s lone race, with Eagan and Jeff Jones following.

2012 VX ONE North American Championship -  VX One  

2012 VX ONE North American Championship -  VX One  

VX One (16 boats) Series Standing - Nine races scored
Information is provisional and subject to modification
Regatta results last updated: Sunday, November 11, 2012 11:02:41 AM CDT

Sail  

Boat  

Skipper

 

 1 

 2 

 3 

 4 

 5 

 6 

 7 

 8 

 9 

 

Total

Pos

122  

cajun underwriting  

marcus eagan/
andrew eagan  

 

2  

1  

1  

3  

2  

[8]  

2  

3  

2  

 

16  

1  

101  

VX racing team  

Sean Fidler/
Hayden Bennett  

 

4  

2  

2  

[6]  

5  

2  

3  

1  

4  

 

23  

2  

111  

roostersailing.com  

Skip Dieball/
jeff eiber  

 

3  

6  

7  

7  

1  

1  

1  

2  

[17/DNF]  

 

28  

3  

103  

David Guggenheim  

David Guggenheim  

 

6  

3  

3  

2  

4  

3  

[7]  

4  

5  

 

30  

4  

128  

  

David Bolyard/
David Bolyard, Jr  

 

1  

4  

4  

1  

6  

7  

5  

7  

[8]  

 

35  

5  

106  

Animal  

Jeff Jones  

 

5  

5  

6  

4  

3  

9  

6  

[10]  

3  

 

41  

6  

125  

The Spaniard  

Rob Doolittle  

 

[10]  

8  

5  

5  

8  

6  

10  

5  

7  

 

54  

7  

007  

007  

Jim Myers/
  

 

[11]  

7  

8  

9  

7  

4  

9  

6  

6  

 

56  

8  

135  

David Reich  

David Reich  

 

8  

12  

[13]  

13  

9  

5  

4  

9  

1  

 

61  

9  

130  

Green Flash  

David Woody/
Jonathon Tomell  

 

7  

9  

9  

10  

10  

12  

[13]  

12  

9  

 

78  

10  

133  

None  

Chris McGraw/
Rick Scarborough  

 

12  

10  

15  

8  

11  

11  

14  

8  

[17/DNC]  

 

89  

11  

108  

  

Brad Hickman/
Vernon Green  

 

13  

[15]  

14  

14  

12  

10  

8  

11  

10  

 

92  

12  

110  

  

Ty McAden  

 

9  

11  

11  

12  

[17/DNF]  

14  

11  

14  

17/DNC  

 

99  

13  

116  

Commando  

Andrew Walford/
Beth Walford  

 

14  

13  

12  

11  

14  

13  

15  

13  

[17/DNF]  

 

105  

14  

104  

FSM  

James Harrell/
Sally Harrell
Salena Harrell  

 

15  

14  

10  

[17/DNF]  

13  

15  

12  

17/DNF  

17/DNC  

 

113  

15  

132  

Chevere  

Cesar Roca, Jr./
David Legett
Cesar Roca, Jr.  

 

[17/DNF]  

16  

16  

15  

15  

16  

16  

15  

17/DNF  

 

126  

16  


Notes
- Scoring System is ISAF Low Point 2009-2012
- Finishes in [brackets] denote throwouts

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