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Friday, June 13th

Tomorrow in the morning we will be starting off Baker’s Beach in a dying ebb. Both boats will be racing to be first to the gradient wind which should not be too far offshore. The fog came in around 7 PM but then cleared out by midnight. We will have a full moon for the…

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Friday, June 13th: Crew Dinner

The team and supporters at dinner in the Pacific Room at the St. Francis Yacht Club. The Sprint Sanyo 8100 camera-phone doesn’t have a flash, yet the picture is acceptable given the fact that the dining room has essentially no lighting and the group was large. I was surprised to actually have that “instant memory”…

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Melges 24 Key West 2003

USA 492, Pegasus Racing, flying with Shark Kahn (driving), Brian Lee (bow), Mark Christensen (adult supervision), Richard Clarke (tactics), Brian Hutcherson (trim). Photos by Cheryll Kerr, www.regattaphotos.com

Sebastian Col Leads Shark Kahn By Five Points Going Into The Final Day In Key West

With just one more day to go, the fight for supremacy in the Melges 24 fleet at Terra Nova Trading Key West 2004 is going to go all the way. Day four saw the race committee run two more excellent races despite a second day of shifty offshore winds of 12-16 knots. The completion of race seven today meant that the discard came into play and suddenly its all change on the leader board.

Melges 24 Hawaii 2002

Philippe Kahn and Pegasus Racing sailing a Melges 24 with Mo Hart, Zan Drejes, Shark, Brian Lee, Doogie out of Waikiki in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Melges 24 US Gold Cup 2002

Melges 24 US Gold Cup 2002 Philippe Kahn, Mark Reynolds and Pegasus Racing at the San Francisco Melges 24 2002 Gold Cup. Great sailing, great sailboat racing!

Pacific Cup 2002 Skipper’s Blog: Our training run for Transpac 2003

Competitors: Zephyrus 86, Mari-Cha 147 Designer: Reichel-Pugh 77 Sail number: 50008 Rig: Sloop LOA (ft.): 77 Draft (ft): 12.5 Beam (ft): 15 Hull color: White / Blue Yacht Club: Waikiki Yacht Club Designer: Reichel Pugh Builder: McConaghy, Sydney, Australia Year launched: 2001 Skipper: Philippe Kahn Navigator: Ed Adams Watch Captain 1: Jeff Madrigali Watch Captain…

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