September 2009

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2009 Junior European Champions
Malte Kamrath and Jens Steinborn
If you will be going to the 2010 Star World Championship (Jan. 12-23, 2010) and/or the South American Championship (Nov. 24-29, 2009), information on shipping your boat can be found under the 2010 Worlds and 2010 South Americans pages. Entry forms and notices of race are posted on these pages for each event.

An entry form is also posted for the next silver championship after the South American events - the Western Hemispheres at Nassau, Bahamas, April 10-17, 2010.

North American Championship Westport, Connecticut, USA
The 2009 North American Champions are Andy Horton and Steve Erickson. Finishing second were Richard Clarke with Tyler Bjorn and George Szabo and Rick Peters were third.

Junior Silver Championships
Nine teams competed at the 
Junior Western Hemisphere Championships at Lake Sunapee, New York. Taking the title were Tomas Hornos and Luis Hornos with three firsts in the four race series. At the Junior European Championship, Malte Kamrath and Jens Steinborn won their Star trophies in a close fight with Johannes Babendererde and Paul Sradnick in a fleet of seven boats.

Skandia Sail for Gold ISAF World Cup
Nineteen teams from twelve countries sailed in the last ISAF World Cup of 2009. Iain Percy and Andrew Simpson (GBR) took the gold with Fredrik Loof / Johan Tillander (SWE) finishing second and Flavio Marazzi / Enrico de Maria (SUI) in third

District Championships
The District 12 Championship was sailed at Lake Sunapee, New York with Arthur Anosov and Mike Nichol winning the Blue Star. The District 6 championship took place at Olympia, Washington, and Dave Watt and Mike Thompson won in a tie breaker with Foss Miller and Stu Frost.

Other Racing Results of September 2009

Mats Johansson and Leif Moller won the
International Swedish Championship sailed at Gottskar. In Finland, the
Open Finnish Championship winners were Roope Suomalainen and Eki Heinonen. This was Suomalainen's first regatta in a Star.

In Italy, the XXVIII Trofeo Gianni Lillia winners were Diego Negri and Giovanni Stilo, sailing on Lake Como. The Campionato d'Autunno had Antonio Tamburini and Renzo Ricci coming out on top at Viareggio.

In Schaffhausen, Switzerland, the Bernina Cup first place went to Bernhard Seger and Pit Feuerle. At Lucerne, the
Star Trophy Urnersee Brunnen winners were Philipp Rotermund and Nils Hollweg, and at Versoix the Trophee du Leman was won by Lorenz Zimmermann and Nils Hollweg.

At Nice, France
, Vianney Guezenec and Antonio Rubino won the Upstart Invitation 

In Austria,
Christian Nehammer and Adolf Luzlbauer won the Traunsteingams on the Traunsee and then Luzlbauer returned to win the Austrian Olympic Classes on the Attersee, sailing with Hans Spitzauer.

In Germany, the 100 Jahrige (Masters' Regatta) was won by Peter Moeckl and Fritz Girr for the second year in a row. The Zeller Untersee Cup  at Radolfzill winners were Klaus Kappes and Rutz Radolfzell, and the Hamburg  Bahnwarter Preis went to Michael Ilgenstein and Phillip Behn.

On the USA east coast,
Jud Smith and Stuart Delisser won both the Ned Hay and Bedford Pitcher regattas, sailed on Long Island Sound. The Sunapee Open in New Hampshire was won by John MacCausland for the 4th time. This time he was sailing with Rick Burgess. The New England Masters, sailed at Larchmont, NY, was won by Will Swigart and Carroll McCallum.

In the USA Great Lakes area,
Mike Phinney took the Championship of Michigan and Glenn McCarthy won the Paw Paw Lake Open.

At Vancouver, Canada, the
Labour Day Regatta was won by Foss Miller and Stu Frost. At Montreal, the winners of the  Championat de la Flotte du Quebec were Philippe Hofer and Alain Vranderick.

In Brazil,
Lars Grael and Ronald Seifert returned fron the Worlds in Sweden to win the Campeonato Flotilha Paranoa in Brazilia and the Campeonato Brasiliero. Alan Adler and Guilherme Almeida won the Campeonato Estadual in Rio de Janeiro

Junior Western Hemisphere Championship

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District 17 International German Championship 9/21/2009 - 9/24/02009
District 17 Oktoberfestregatta 9/25/2009 - 9/27/2009
District 1 Nutmeg Regatta 9/26/2009 - 9/27/2009
District 9 Herbstpreis 9/26/2009 - 9/27/2009
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