2013-10-21

2013 Harbour Cup Race

Harbour Cup Race 2013

The third annual Harbour Cup Race was held on the evening of Wednesday, August 7, as a part of the Mussel Bed Soiree. There were a record number of six sailboats participating, doubling the entrants from 2012.

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Race Start (photo by David Leyden)


The winds were very light, making it a challenging race for the skippers. Only three boats made it across the finish line. Two withdrew, and started their engines to head in, while the third ran out of time, as the two hour limit expired.

Eudaimonia near the finish line


Race results:

Owner / Boat Name/ Boat Make & Model
Position / Times

Jim Penney, Eudaimonia, Alberg 22 (Skippered by Peter Watkins)
1st place, Elapsed time 80:00 min, corrected time 62:40 min

Ralph Miller, Ralykica II, O'Day 30
2nd place, Elapsed time 88:56 min, corrected time 79:70 min

Mark O'Driscoll, Deep Cycle, Mirage 35
3rd place, Elapsed time 89:55 min, corrected time 88:65 min

Peter Haliburton, Serenity, Paceship PY23
DNF -Timed out

Steve Gill, Shelby Lynn, Challenger 24
DNF -withdrew

Terry White, Showa, Camper Nicholson 31
DNF - withdrew

Cup Presentation - Commodore Ralph Miller (L), Skipper Peter Watkins (C), Owner Jim Penney (R)