Newport 12 Meter Photos

The following photos were submitted in a report for the 2002 Newport 12 Meter Invitational Regatta

This event was planned, run and won (!) by Mr. Bob Richmond,
 who is really the heart and soul of the class.

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The fleet during the skippers meeting
The fleet during the skippers meeting
13 boats were present
13 boats were present
Pre-race warm up ö it was calm
Pre-race warm up it was calm
The first of 12 starts
The first of 12 starts
First windward leg
First windward leg
Another start ö 11 boats on the line
Another start 11 boats on the line
Start # 8 after lunch
Start # 8 after lunch
#323 ö
#323
#429 ö John Castelli ö(4th place)
#429 John Castelli (4th place)
#518 ö
#518
#574 ö Bob Richmond ö 1st place
#574 Bob Richmond 1st place
Two Newport 12âs reaching
Two Newport 12s reaching
#574 ö Bob Richmond ö 1st place
#574 Bob Richmond 1st place
Bob Richmond ö skippers meeting
Bob Richmond (with hat) at the skippers meeting