Hospice Cup XXX Results

 Hospice Cup Sails to Success

Despite the ominous clouds and windless conditions, Hospice Cup XXX sailed to success with a wonderful race, auction and Shore Party on Saturday, September 24th at Annapolis Sailing School. A total of 75 boats raced and 375 supporters attended the Shore Party.

It was truly a wonderful event and we are delighted that money raised will go towards helping to provide bereavement services to children.

We would like to thank our generous 2011 sponsors:

  • Mrs. Gullan Kass
  • Dick and Sabra Ladd
  • Coram
  • Bill and Rose Lovelace
  • McArthy Trophy
  • Merrill Foundation
  • Cullen and Ailsa Murray
  • Robison International
  • The Lesly and Pat Sajak Foundation
  • Tech USA

 Sailors and Top Fundraisers Awarded Coveted Trophies 

With tough sailing conditions, a cooperative of the Shearwater Sailing Club, Storm Trysail Club and Annapolis Corinthans coordinated the officiating of the race on Saturday with 75 boats competing for a chance to participate in the National Hospice Regatta in St. Petersburg. Some highlights of the race are as follows:

The Hank Lawton Trophy: Top Fundraiser: Riley Chadwick, a junior racer, raised a whopping $3,048!

The ARINC Trophy: Helmsmanship by a Midshipman: Midshipman Mary Cox aboard Allegiance

The Sajak Family Foundation Trophy: Best in Cruising One Design: Carl and Scott Gitchell aboard Tenacious

The Hal Kass Memorial Trophy: Best in PHRF: Brian Jones aboard Problem Child

Best in Fleet: Carl and Scott Gitchell aboard Tenacious

The Martin F. McCarthy Memorial Trophy: Best in Hospice Class: Greg Whalen aboard Sailin’ Whalen

The Lovelace/Sniegon Memorial Trophy: Best in Hospice Class with a Caregiver on Board: Vicki Saporta aboard Pleiades

The Allan C. Westcott Trophy: Caregiver on Board Hospice Class Caregiver Boat: Karen Bryant aboard Pleiades

The Hospice Cup Trophy sponsored by Robison International : Consistent High Performance over Three Years;  Cedric Lewis and Fredrik Salvesen aboard Mirage


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