2015 PRESS RELEASES

 
Taylor Canfield defends Congressional Cup Title.
Update Posted: May 17, 2015
Taylor Canfield successfully defended his Congressional Cup title in a thrilling five-day series off the California coastline…
Canfield, Hansen, Robertson and Williams qualify for SemiFinals in 2015 Congressional Cup/WMRT Opener.
Update Posted: May 16, 2015
Williams gets a ‘repechage’ to get back into the line-up for second chance in 2015 Congressional Cup…
Worth the wait: Solid Breeze follows So Cal storm, paving way for Congressional Cup repechage.
Update Posted: May 15, 2015
It was worth the wait! Canfield, Corbett, Robertson, Aschenbrenner, Hansen and Steele advance …

Stubborn weather stalls Congressional Cup progress as So. Cal. sees unseasonal rain and light air.
Posted: May 15, 2015
Long Beach Yacht Club, organizers of the Congressional Cup regatta, announced today the cancellation of the second round robin...

TURBULENT DAY IN CALIFORNIA'S CONGRESSIONAL CUP REGATTA.
Posted: May 14, 2015
“It never rains in Southern California … it pours, man it pours...“
51ST CONGRESSIONAL CUP IS ‘ANYBODY’S GAME’ AFTER FIRST DAY OF RACING IN 2015/16 WORLD MATCH RACING TOUR OPENER.
Posted: May 13, 2015
If anyone thought this year’s Congressional Cup racing might be predictable: guess again!
 
Stage is set for the 51st Congressional Cup. Twelve teams from nine nations to battle for the Crimson Blazer.
Posted: May 12, 2015
The stage is set for the kick-off of the 2015/16 World Match Racing Tour, with the start of the 51st Congressional Cup regatta May 13, in the waters of Long Beach, California.

Steele 'proving a point' with Ficker Cup win! He and Durant will advance to Congressional Cup.
Posted: May 10, 2015
Chris Steele and team, representing the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, have won the Ficker Cup trophy following a nearly flawless regatta...
Durant and Steele nail spots in Ficker Cup semi-finals; but remaining two spots are up for grabs!
Posted: May 9, 2015
Chris Steele and Dustin Durant have solidified two spots in the Ficker Cup semi-finals, but the balance are still up for grabs, after today’s stirring races.

Rough Day for Poole

Day One of Ficker Cup Regatta challenges young and old competitors
Posted: May 8 2015
Ten days of sailing excitement started today off the Long Beach Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier, with the 36th running of the Ficker Cup match racing regatta, a 2015/16 World Match Racing Tour event.





LBYC names Ficker Cup Skippers: Will feed two entrants to Congressional Cup, World Match Racing Tour Opener.
Posted: April 24, 2015
Long Beach Yacht Club (LBYC) has announced the eight skippers who will compete in the 36th running of the Ficker Cup match racing regatta, May 8 to 10, 2015.

Congressional Cup 2015 Line-up takes shape, for World Match Racing Tour Kick Off, May 13 - 17.
Posted: April 16, 2015
An all-star line-up for the 51st edition of the Congressional Cup regatta is taking shape, with Scott Dickson’s recent selection as Long Beach Yacht Club (LBYC) representative, and the announcement of 2015 World Match Racing Tour card holders.

2015 Congressional Cup Club Sail-Off: Scott Dickson races his way into the 2015 Congressional Cup
Posted: March 28, 2015 by Rick Roberts
Scott Dickson and his Dickson Racing Team beat Dustin Durant’s Long Beach Match Racing team Saturday winning Stage Two of Long Beach Yacht Club’s Congressional Cup Club Sail-Off. Dickson and his team’s next stop will be at the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) Grade 1 2015 Congressional Cup, May 13-17, now part of the World Match Racing Tour.
All Eyes turn to Congressional Cup 2015 and World Match Racing Tour Kick Off, as Williams clinches 2014 WMRT Title at Monsoon Cup.
Posted: February 26, 2015
Ian Williams clinches the Monsoon Cup in a hard-fought victory in Malaysia
Top Match Racing Skippers Weigh In On Congressional Cup/Alpari World Match Racing Tour Alliance
Posted: February 18, 2015
17 November 2014 (London) The Alpari World Match Racing Tour (AWMRT) today announced the addition of the Congressional Cup to the 2015 World Championship Tour schedule.
Congressional Cup Joins Alpari World Match Racing Tour
Posted: February 18, 2015
17 November 2014 (London) The Alpari World Match Racing Tour (AWMRT) today announced the addition of the Congressional Cup to the 2015 World Championship Tour schedule.