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New stuff on the International 505 Home Page
(and links to good stuff on other sites)
November 1999 - February 2000
- International 505 Web Site (originally the 505 North American web site) passed 90,000 hits today.
- Unofficial 2000 Worlds Information
- Re-started 505 Activity in Ireland
- Char Doyle Florida Midwinters images on the St. Petersburg Yacht Club web site
Sorry no Midwinters report yet, the winners have yet to write one.
|Ethan Bixby/Scott Ikle|
using the big kite
- Steve Nicholson, 26 January, 2000
- Steve "Benj" Benjamin's 1981 Yacht Racing/Cruising FROM THE EXPERTS article on the 505. This discusses the Benj "straight rig".
- New Yachts & Yachting Website. If you check the Y&Y classifieds on their web site, you will see that Mark Upton-Brown has 8552 listed for sale.
- South Australia Report and Big Spinnaker Report 22/1/00
- 505 Wallpaper supplied by Dave Colliver from Axiom Product Development
- Lots of additions to the US Regatta Schedule
- French pre-spring training and news from Jean Baptiste Dupont
- Updated International 505 Class Constitution, Measurement and Championship Rules
- Zinn/Martin/Hamlin finish 9th overall in 18 footer JJ Giltinan International Series
- Barney Harris (a.k.a Team Spot) photo (in Albacore) and Albacore Nationals (Barney won) and Internationals (Barney was second) report in SailingWorld
- The 2000 SailEXPO Atlantic City boatshow
Zinn, Martin and Hamlin WIN RACE SIX in the JJ GILTINAN INTERNATIONAL SERIES. Putting them in 7th overall, with one more race to go. Cool Peter Danby picture of Zinn, Martin and Hamlin, from the UK 18 footer web site.
- Great article by 1999 505 World Champion Mike Martin on "The Power of Team Practice" in the February Sailing World!
- Mike Martin, Howard Hamlin and Andy Zinn in 11th after five races at the JJ GILTINAN INTERNATIONAL SERIES, the Aussie 18 League Championship
- Australian 505 Championship highlighted on ISAF Breaking News of January 15
- Finnish 505 Class Association website
- Australian 505 Championship highlighted on ISAF Breaking News of January 12
- Big Spinnaker Trial at Florida Midwinters
- Heat #7 (Final) Report - 42nd Australian 505 Championship
- Overall Results for Australian Championships
- Heat #6 - 42nd Australian 505 Championship. Sandy Higgins/Simon Gorman win (provisional). Carter Jackson/Will McDonald hold 2nd, Brett van Munster/Robert Woodman in 3rd, Dave Porter/Paul Robinson in 4th, Dave Colebatch/Pip Pearson in 5th. Some other placings of interest: Rob Napier/Adrian Rae 22nd after finishging 6th in heat #6, John Bagshaw (1958 Australian 505 Champion)/Richard Gorrell in 25th.
- Kalle Nilsson turns 50, is still many years of 505 racing behind Marcel Buffet and John Bagshaw.
- 42nd Australian 505 Championship website
- Florida Midwinters results, from the SPYC web site. Photos on the main SPYC page
- Updates to the All 505 Builders.. Ever article
- UK 505 Circular, 28 November 1999
- Check the latest Yachts & Yachting (Pitstop) for a short article about the state of the 505 class, Hamlin/Martin winning the worlds and Pinnell/Powell winning the UK Nationals.
- Check the latest Sailing World for Scott Iklé's article Try "Wire Running" for Downwind Speed, features photo of Dave Dyson/Neal Fowler.
- An exciting South Australia Report & Big Spinnaker Trial
- Salamander Bay Regatta report (and mention of big spinnakers) by Michael Quirk
- Rémi Lacoste's site covering the restoration of Parker 4645.
- Major additions to the 505 trailer article
- Updates to the 505 fleet building article
- ISAF Rule Changes to Limit Hunting, reprinted from Scuttlebutt with existing reprint permission
- ISAF President Paul Henderson on where we are with the ISAF Advertising Code, from ISAF Breaking News for November 17, 1999
- UK 505 Circular, 16 November 1999
- Howard Hamlin at Quiberon. Photo by Jean-Marie Luthringer, FRA 6501
- US Sailing Association ISAF Delegation report on the ISAF World Conference, from the USSA Web Site. Advertising Code implementation delayed, hunting limited.
- Images from the 1999 505 World Championship in Quiberon, France
- UK 505 Circular, 31 October 1999
- Updates to International Schedule/Calendar/Fixtures (2000 Events)
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