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Swedish Steam and Braided Whipcord

Epic Competition on Cape Anne by Roger Crossland. I keep a calendar of summer outrigger races. You can’t have races sneaking up on you.  This year, the much vaunted Philadelphia race was cancelled and I suddenly found I had eight weeks to train for the Blackburn Challenge.  The Blackburn doesn’t sneak up on you.  It See More

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NYO at Blackburn Challenge

| July 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

NYO continues to perform well this season. The club made a great showing at the Blackburn Challenge, a 20+ mile circumnavigation of Cape Ann, Massachusetts. NYO Women win First Place in the OC6 Women category for the second year in a row and fifth place overall with a time of 3:09:00. NYO Men win Second See More

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NYO at Blackburn Challenge

| July 15, 2008 | 0 Comments

Blackburn Challenge this year turned out to be a gorgeous 19-mile race. The NYO OC-6 crew held a strong lead from the start to place 4th overall (2nd in mixed) with a time of ~3:19. The NYO OC-2 crew placed 2nd overall. New York Outrigger would like to thank Boston Outrigger for being such gracious See More

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