J/22 Skipper Chris Doyle named Overall Winner of 2012 Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta in Annapolis

At the close of the weekend, Chris Doyle finds him and his crew headed to the B.V.I. for the NOOD Championship in November.

Light and variable winds greeted more than 1,000 sailors from throughout the United States and beyond on the Chesapeake Bay for the final day of the 2012 Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta in Annapolis, MD. Demonstrating masterful tactics throughout the three days of racing, Chris Doyle, skipper of The Jug 4 1 from the J/22 class, was awarded the Overall Annapolis NOOD title. As the Overall Winner in Annapolis, Doyle will be invited to participate in the Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Championship Regatta in the British Virgin Islands to compete in the season-ending event aboard Sunsail 44is against the other overall winners in the 2012 series.