Around the Island Race

The Around the Island Race officially kicked off this year's edition of the New York Yacht Club Race Week. Thirty-four boats sailed around Conanicut Island. George David's_ Rambler_ took line honors, while Jim Swartz’s TP52 _Vesper _won IRC Class 1 on corrected time. Photos: Rolex/Daniel Forster Click here to read more in our Finish Line forum.

New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
AMERICAN EAGLE, USA 21, Owner/Skipper: Swift Delotto, City: Newport, RI, USA, Model: 12 Metre, Class 3 - PHRF 1 LAURA, KZ 5, Owner/Skipper: Kip Curren, City: USA, Model: 12 Metre, Class 3 - PHRF 1 Around the Island RaceDaniel Forster
New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
VESPER, USA 52007, Owner/Skipper: Jim Swartz, City: Park City, UT, USA, Model: TP 52, Class 1 - IRC 1 FLYING JENNY 7, USA 60292, Owner/Skipper: David & Sandra Askew, City: Annapolis, MD, USA, Model: IRC 52, Class 1 - IRC 1 Around the Island RaceDaniel Forster
New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
VESPER, USA 52007, Owner/Skipper: Jim Swartz, City: Park City, UT, USA, Model: TP 52, Class 1 - IRC 1 Around the Island RaceDaniel Forster
New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
AVALANCHE, USA 39516, Owner/Skipper: Craig Albrecht, City: Sea Cliff, NY, USA, Model: Farr 395, Class 4 - IRC 3 Around the Island RaceDaniel Forster
New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
Jerry Kirby - RAMBLER, USA 25555, Owner/Skipper: George David, City: Hartford, CT, USA, Model: RP 90 W B, Class 1 - IRC 1 Around the Island RaceDaniel Forster
New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
AVALANCHE, USA 39516, Owner/Skipper: Craig Albrecht, City: Sea Cliff, NY, USA, Model: Farr 395, Class 4 - IRC 3 VESPER, USA 52007, Owner/Skipper: Jim Swartz, City: Park City, UT, USA, Model: TP 52, Class 1 - IRC 1 Around the Island RaceDaniel Forster
New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
RAMBLER, USA 25555, Owner/Skipper: George David, City: Hartford, CT, USA, Model: RP 90 W B, Class 1 - IRC 1 Around the Island RaceDaniel Forster
New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
VESPER, USA 52007, Owner/Skipper: Jim Swartz, City: Park City, UT, USA, Model: TP 52, Class 1 - IRC 1 Around the Island RaceDaniel Forster
New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex 2012
RAMBLER, USA 25555, Owner/Skipper: George David, City: Hartford, CT, USA, Model: RP 90 W B, Class 1 - IRC 1 The New York Yacht ClubDaniel Forster