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ABD Group Classic Yacht Regatta: Jonquil wins overall

by Classic Regatta press 10 Mar 2020 17:28 PDT 11 March 2020
At the end of the day - ABD Group Classic Yacht Regatta 2020 © Hummingbird Photography

Jonquil, built traditionally to the famous Nat Herreshoff Buzzards Bay 25 design in 1988, has taken out top honours in this year's 2020 ABD Group Classic Yacht Regatta, winning the Peters & May Trophy for the best performing yacht overall on handicap, and the American Flag for the best performing American-designed yacht.

This year's regatta, held from Friday 6th to Sunday 8th March, saw four races over three days, with near perfect sailing conditions in fantastic late summer weather. Thirty nine entries were received, up by five from last year, which is a great sign for the growing classic fleet.

Congratulations also to all other divisional winners, skippers and crews, and many thanks to everyone for helping contribute to a great weekend of classic sailing on the Waitemata. .

Results
Peters & May Trophy - For the best performing yacht overall on handicap: Jonquil
Col Wild Trophy - For the best performing yacht designer team: Waitangi & Rainbow
Trans-Tasman Trophy - For the best placed Australian sailor: Jennie McKenzie
The American Flag - For the best placed American-designed yacht: Jonquil
Alden Tray - For the best performing double-masted yacht: Arcturus

Full results click here

2020 ABD GROUP Classic Yacht Regatta 2020 Race 1 from Roger Mills on Vimeo.

2020 ABD GROUP Classic Yacht Regatta Race 2&3 Highlights from Roger Mills on Vimeo.

2020 ABD GROUP Classic Yacht Regatta Race 4 from Roger Mills on Vimeo.

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