Columbus Day Race 1998

11Free VerseGene Lagasse
12HustlerBob Crockett
13ThoraKen Thorsen
21BethSteve Sammis
22MystiqueSteve Hall
23Island SpiritRed Closter
31NoetaBob Ernst
32Time BanditBob Fadden
33FootlooseAndrew Yates
41Octopus's GardenDon Berrett
42ThunderJohn Stamos
43XenophonJeff Rabuffo
51Inis FreeJohn Grimes
52ReparteeDave Bradley
53PatienceDon Marcus
61Chitty BangDave Lussier
62MilagroDennis Neumann
63Ocean KidsMark Nannini
John E. Rubello Team Race Trophy Free Repartinis - Free Verse, Repartee, Martina Mia II

Special Awards
1st Place, J Boats - Air Force, Steve Clarke
2nd Place, C&C - Aggressive, Stu Abramson
2nd Place, Pearson - Sachuest, Bruce Goodrich

Bloody Mary Contest
1st - Esprit, Bruce Campbell
2nd - Seaworthy, Rocky Deresinski
3rd - Imagine, Dean Welschman

Thanks to all who came, participated & had fun.   A total of 46 boats completed the sail/race to Block Island.   Special thanks to our committee boats, Sea Wings (Newport) and Cajun Magic (Block Island), and their skippers, George Sullivan and Frank Sailes, and all their crew, and Mark Grunchy (Captain Seawind) of Seaweed for carting all our supplies to and from Block Island.