RegattaActiveImages: Sailboat Racing in 2005
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All images copyright 2005 by Jan Walker. All rights reserved. Contact me for purchases and information concerning licensing for any public display, derivative works, or publication. Welcome to a site dedicated to images of small boat sailing, racing, and the people who do it. These photo essays cover a variety of events from local fun days on the water to world level competition. My full image collections are much larger but the photos here were selected to give the feeling of being there for the event.

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2004 Season From February through October 2004; from local Interclub fun to the Star Worlds; from home base to Gaeta, Italy. Chronicling a broad cross-section of sailing passion.
Grey Goose ISAF Team Racing Worlds 2005 24 Sept - 1 Oct, 2005 New York Yacht Club, Newport RI USA Sailed in Vanguard 15s. Images from the final day of racing, which saw a repeat world championship for Team Wishbone, USA1. Results.
Finn Pacific Coast Championship Regatta September 17-18, 2005 Coyote Point Yacht Club, San Mateo, CA Terrific Finn conditions! New faces at the front! Results
Star North American Championship Regatta August 18-21, 2005 California Yacht Club, Marina Del Rey, CA Star North American Championship.
Star class site. Event website.
Star European Championship Regatta August 7-12, 2005 Varbergs Segelsallskap, Varberg Sweden Star European Championship.
Star class site. Event website.
Lake Champlain Finn Regatta July 15-17, 2005 Lake Champlain Yacht Club, Shelburne VT Fourteen Finns gather for fun in the sun on Lake Champlain. A clinic with James Lyne followed by two days of racing in a variety of conditions. Results.
RIISA Regatta June 11-12, 2005 Colt State Park, Bristol, RI & Barrington Yacht Club, Barrington, RI Finns, Lasers, Radials, and International Canoes sailed this traditional June regatta for International classes. Results at RIISA website.
ABYC OCRs & Finn Nationals March 17-20, 2005 Alamitos Bay Yacht Club, Long Beach CA Spring racing in southern California for Finns, Stars, Lasers, and Laser Radials.
Bacardi Cup, Star Class March 6-11, 2005 Coral Reef Yacht Club, Miami FL Star class classic. Event website.
Star Worlds, Buenos Aires February 11-20, 2005 Club Nautico Olivos, Buenos Aires, Argentina Star class world class racing. Event website.
Interclub Frostbite Midwinters February 5-6, 2005 Severn Sailing Association, Annapolis MD Story and results
Rolex Miami OCRs January 24-28, 2005 US Sailing Center, Miami FL Four days with the Stars. Also seen: 470s, Finns, Lasers, 2.4 m, and Sonars. Event website.
Biscayne Bay Trophy; Star District 20 January 22 & 23, 2005 Coral Reef Yacht Club, Miami, FL rock Stars gather for the Biscayne Bay trophy regatta, as a tuneup prior to the Miami OCRs. Top four boats separated by 6 points.