PRIZE GIVING table. 50th GOV. CUP
WINNERS: 50th GOVERNOR'S CUP regatta SAN DIEGO YACHT CLUB
NEVIN SNOW, SCOTT SINKS, REBECCA MCELAVAIN, CHUCK EATON
1st. Place SAN DIEGO YACHT CLUB- Nevin Snow team
Special presenter; BILL FICKER
1st. Place. SDYC Nevin Snow speaking to crowd
Happy 1st. place team SDYC 2nd time Nevin has won the Gov. Cup.
BILL FICKER presenting this award.
Hoisting the GOVERNOR'S CUP....SDYC
NEVIN SNOW, skipper of SDYC team speaking to audience.
2nd. ROYAL FRESHWATER BAY Y.C. Sam Gilmore team
SAM GILMORE....RFBYC tea, speaking.
One of 3 RFBYC teams competing this year.
3rd. place. BALBOA AYCHT CLUB. Christophe Killian team
Christophe Killian, Harrison Vandervort, Jack Martin with Comm. DOUG WEST
3rd. place team BYC
Christophe Killian, Harrison Vandervort, Jack Martin...Comm. Doug West.
4th. PL. CYCA HARRY PRICE team
Harry Price won Gov. Cup 2015.
SPORTSMANSHIP Award. Royal Prince Alfred YC. Australia
Malcom Parker, Evelyn Foster, William Dargaville with Tom Purcell.
WILLIAM DARGAVILLE RPAYC speaking.
SPORTSMANSHIP Award presented by TOM PURCELL who's Mother and Father started this GOV. CUP regatta 50 years ago.
SPORTSMANSHIP award to each team member RPAYC.
Some of Awards displayed for prize giving.
Take home awards to different places and awards.
Chairwoman: SUSAN KENNEY 50th GOV. CUP REGATTA
Chairpersons: TOM PURCELL, PAUL BLANK, SUSAN KENNEY with COMM. DOUG WEST.
Special THANK YOU and presentation to MR. GOV CUP...ANDY ROSE.
AWARDS display table.
SUNRISE Sat. July 23, 2016. Orange color due to the 'Sand Fire' north of Los Angles. Smoke and ash here in Newport.
FOG starting to come into Newport Harbor as we went out to sea to start races for this Final Gov. Cup day.
RC boat and competitors waiting for fog to lift....out at sea.
RC 'DEFIANT' waiting with 12 teams and all the support boats for fog to lift.
'PASSAGE' Nancy and Gary Davidson with Mel Redman...waiting in fog.
Mark set boys...waiting for fog to go away. 2 + hours we all waited.
Race HOLD due to heavy fog.....'BOSAN' the repair boat is ready and very colorful.
'BOSAN' Repair crew: Patrick Leiber, Greg Newman, Tyler Wolf.
LET the SUN begin.....
Repair boat crew: back on cell phone...TYLER WOLF, GREG NEWMAN steering, umbrella manager PATRICK LEIBER.
CYCA starting race in fog. July 23, 2016.
RFBYC-Sam Gilmore ahead of CYCA team Harry Price...in the fog.
Umpires behind large swell in fog. RC boat standing bye.
SDYC Nevin Snow team spin run
CYCA from Sydney, Australia heading to weather mark...where ever it is. BYC team faint in distance .
Sun finally comes out and we have 20-28 its of wind. RFBYC vs SDYC Nevin Snow.
Very close racing past leeward mark.
Large swells and fog.....what a FINALS day of racing.
CYCA team with Harry Price.
We can finally see the Newport Pier. BYC leading way to weather, CYCA Harry Price following.
Lumpy sea, but 12 kts. of breeze here.
CYCA and BYC battling it out.
BYC-Christophe KIllian and team coming to finish line to win 3rd. place over CYCA.
BYC 3rd. Place winner. GOV. CUP 2016
SDYC-Nevis Snow and team winning finish over Sam Gilmore RFBYC.
Crew CONGRATULATION just before throwing each other into ocean. SDYC 1st Place