The Jamestown Yacht Club's

32nd Annual Fools' Rules Regatta

15 August 2009

"Fools, family and fun"
(originally published in The Jamesown Press )

Crowds flock to East Ferry for 32nd annual race By Adrienne Downing

2009's Results

Class One

First Place - “My Last Resort” – Emily St. Hilaire (Rumford, RI)
Second Place - "Ed's Sled Bed" - Ed Hunter (Jaamestown)
Third Place – “Drum Tiki" - Shea Smith (New Canann, Ct.)

Class Two

First Place - “Tug Boat" - Kaile Roos & Lori Hassel (Jamestown & Portsmouth)
Second Place - “Cold Pizza for Breakfast" - Mac Roos & Carson White (Jamestown)
Third Place – “Fools' Gold" - Andrew & Mete Uz (Arlington, VA)

Class Three

First Place - “Metal Gear Arsenal" _ Matthew & William Silva, Conor Dyer (Middletown, RI)
Second Place - “Spriley" - Paul, Spencer $ Riley Sprague (Jamestown)
Third Place - “Team Ida" - Jackson Hawkins, Matt Michelini & Alex D'Amario (Jamestown)

Class Four

First Place - “Faella Farm" - Chris Faella, Franklin Haskell, Jason & Shane Silva (Peace Dale, RI)
Second Place - “Sail Mary" - Ben & Ethan Roach, Tyler McNamara, & Grampy (Jamestown)
Third Place - “Buzzy" - Jacob & Eliza Gomez, Connor Bois, & Virginia La Blanc (Jamestown)

Unlimited Class

First Place - “One Small Leak" - Amina Brown (Jamestown)
Second Place – “Manhattan City Billies" - Reese J. Campbell (NY, NY)
Third Place - “Wright (s) Tuff II" - Eliza Wright & Rider Tuff (Jamestown)

Special Awards

Karl Smith Most Ingenious Design: “One Small Leak" - Amina Brown (Jamestown)
Worst Example of Naval Architecture: “Sox Rox" - The Matteras & The Rollins (Wakefield, RI)
Frank Newman Judges' Award: “Breaking Wind" - Biran & Michelle Arseneau, Justin Allen & Mark Harris (Pittsfield, MA)

Pictures courtesy of
Roy Guay


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Created by Roy Guay - updated 19 August 2010