The Season Opener

This popular contest kicks off the series. Run in the sheltered waters of San Pedro Bay, this contest offers a fine opportunity to "dust the cobwebs off the old mill" on this relatively short warm-up contest. Trophies are awarded at a well-attended banquet at the Long Beach Yacht Club on Saturday night. This is an excellent time to get started by joining with other log racers as the year gets under way.

Contest:
Season Opener
Date:(see current Schedule)
First part of March
Type:
Brugman
Host:
Long Beach Yacht Club
Venue:
A straightforward, short course in the semi-protected waters of the San Pedro Bay; typically starting and finishing near the Long Beach Breakwater.
Schedule:
Out-of-area vessels typically arrive at LBYC Friday afternoon. Skippers Meeting at the Yacht Club Friday evening.  Contest runs on Saturday morning. Awards banquet on Saturday evening.  Out-of-area vessels depart on Sunday morning.
Moorage:
Slips and end ties at Long Beach YC as assigned by LBYC Committee.
Observers:
Skippers provide their own; some are available for assignment at the Skippers Meeting
Dress:
Friday: neat and casual; Saturday night banquet: Blazers.
Additional:
Friday dinner, Saturday lunch and Sunday brunch available at the Club.

2019 RESULTS

Contest Number : 1 Date : March 2 Contestants : 12
Distance : 15.4 Miles Number Of Legs : 8 No Handicap

PLACE SCCA # NACA # SKIPPER VESSEL CLUB ERROR POINTS
1 2 20 Tom Collins Misty Sea CIYC 0.648% 987
2 5 1020 Kirby Holte Life Is Grand HYC 1.032% 924
3 10 1045 Glen Mulock Leavin' Early SYC 2.204% 862
4 8 0 John Norman White Shark HHYC 5.025% 800
5 0 0 Dan Dawes Helen Pauline MYCLB 5.273% 737
6 4 1036 Randee Wood Auntie Gravity CBYC 6.580% 675
7 0 0 Doug Dworski Meant To Be MYCLB 8.476% 612
800Bill TrombleyPatienceSYC10.959%550
900Dee SchumacherMoonglowMYCLB27.565%487
103
1001
Ken GriffingLoon's CallHYCD.N.F.300
116834John WalkerPrime TimeHYCD.N.F.300
12280Dean OliverLuna SeaHHYCD.N.F.300

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