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Annual Regatta, Classic Comfort, custom, faux-teak, incognito, inlay, J-121, New York Yacht Club, SeaDek, Wild Horses -

One of the great aspects of the Newport boating scene is the sense of community that all boat owners and industry professionals share with each other. Since 1983, Mac Designs has been a local staple here in Newport, so it seems that everywhere I look, I see a project that we have been involved with at one time or another. This year however, has been drastically wild and different as the world struggles with the Coronavirus pandemic. Since yachting, especially on the professional level, is such an international affair, this summer has felt like an echo of the usual festival...

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Annual Regatta, Classic Comfort, faux-teak, New York Yacht Club, SeaDek, Wild Horses -

Nearly 100 boats gathered in Narragansett Bay during the weekend of October 2-4, 2020 for what continues to be the oldest annual regatta in North America. The 166th New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta started with an Around-The-Island race on Friday, then switched to two days of buoy racing in the bay in order to tally in another 3 races. Wild Horses, the W-76 class yacht helmed by Donald Tofias, took this regatta by storm. Winning the ATI race by 8 minutes on corrected time, and then smashing the second half of the regatta by posting a 1-1-3, Wild Horses won their...

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