Wednesday, November 24, 2010


The Season’s Championship for East Coast Big Boat Racing
Awarded each year by the US‐IRC Foundation
Series this year ran from January to November 2010
19 Events were available for competition
Locations from the deep Caribbean to classic Northeastern Events
Inshore and Offshore Events required to qualify
All Scored under IRC
134 Yachts participated in events in the Gulf Stream Series this year
The winner this year competed in 9 Events over a 10 month period
Storm Trysail Ft Lauderdale to Key West Race
Key West Race Week
Royal Ocean Racing Club Caribbean 600
International Rolex Regatta in St. Thomas, USVI
Newport to Bermuda Race
US‐IRC Nationals at Newport (the winner)
US‐IRC Long Island Sound Championship
Stamford to Vineyard Race (the winner)
Storm Trysail Club IRC East Coast Championship at Annapolis
The overall winner of the 2010 Gulf Stream Series is Richard Oland, from St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, Owner of the custom 52 foot, New Zealand‐built, Vela Veloce.