2016 Charleston Lightning Fleet Championship Results

Here are the results from the Charleston Lightning Harbor Championship for 2016.

The rules are straight forward:

  • The goal is to promote Lightning racing in Charleston; you don't need to be a fleet member to qualify
  • 5 Charleston Lightning Regattas
  • 1 throwout; no throw out in 2016 because no one raced at ChYC
  • DNC / DNF etc. = N+1
  • Final Standings after the Wild Oyster Regatta
  • Tie breaker goes to most 1sts, then most 2nds, etc.                            

​The top five local boats forr 2016 were:

  1. Will Sloger
  2. Eric Oetgen
  3. Carter Cameron
  4. Lenny Krawcheck
  5. Drew Lisicki

You can see the complete results on Google Docs.

Charleston Harbor Championship 2016 Standings After JIYC Open

Charleston Harbor Championship following the JIYC Open Regtta

  1. David Van Cleef
  2. Ryan Hamm
  3. Drew Lisicki
  4. Joe Pitcavage
  5. Lenny Krawcheck

See complete standings.

Rules:        

  • The goal is to promote Lightning racing in Charleston; you don't need to be a fleet member to qualify
  • 5 Charleston Lightning Regattas
  • 1 throwout        
  • DNC / DNF etc. = N+1        
  • Final Standings after the Wild Oyster Regatta
  • Tie breaker goes to most 1sts, then most 2nds, etc.

Charleston Harbor Championship 2015 Results – FINAL

Charleston Harbor Championship at the end of the year.  

  1. Eric Oetgen
  2. Lenny Krawcheck
  3. Ezra Zankel – tied for 2nd; tie breaker goes to most 1sts, then most 2nds
  4. Ryan Hamm / Joe Menis
  5. Mark Marenakos

Rules:        

  • 5 Charleston Lightning Regattas
  • The goal is to promote Lightning racing in Charleston; you don't need to be a fleet member to qualify                                        
  • 1 throwout        
  • DNS / DNF etc. = N+1        
  • Final Standings after the Wild Oyster Regatta
  • Tie breaker goes to most 1sts, then most 2nds, etc.

 

2015 Charleston Lightning Racing Schedule

  1. James Island YC Open – 6/20-21/2015
  2. Hobcaw YC Open – 7/10-11/2015
  3. Charleston YC Open – 7/17-18/2015
  4. Carolina YC Open – 7/24-25/2015
  5. Wild Oyster Regatta at CYC – 10/24-25/2015 with an informal clinic on 10/23/2015

 

Charleston Lightning Championship – 2015 – Standings Following James Island YC Open

With 1 of the 5 major Charleston Lightning regattas completed, the top 5 boats are:

  1. Eric Oetgen
  2. Ezra Zankel
  3. Jon Colarusso
  4. Lenny Krawcheck
  5. Mark Marenakos

For complete results see this Google Docs spreadsheet.

 

 

Lightning Night at Carolina Yacht Club – Wednesday, June 17 at 6 p.m.

Reigning North American Champions and Charleston residents Greg and Jo Ann Fisher along with North Sails One Design expert Zeke Horowitz will be holding a Lightning clinic under the boathoase at the Carolina YC on June 17 at 6 p.m.  Our own Lenny Krawcheck will be hosting the event.

Lightning sailors and prospective Lightning sailors, please join us.

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Charleston Lightning T-Shirts

These stylish Charleston Lightning shirts come in 3 variations:

You can order them online from Zazzle.  You can change the shirt style or color to fit your likely. 

The design looks like this:
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Zazzle runs sales regularly. Save some money by using the promo code of the moment.

Charleston Harbor Fleet Championship Standings – Updated Following CYC Open

With 4 of the 5 major Charleston Lightning regattas completed, the top 5 boats are:

  1. Eric Oetgen
  2. Nancy Hagood / Patrick Hogan
  3. Lenny Krawcheck
  4. Ben Spector
  5. Ryan Hamm / Joe Menis

For complete results, see this Google Docs spreadsheet.