Congratulations to all the winners of the 1st PHRF-LO Chapman Season Championship & New Racer Awards!
PHRF-LO 2018 Awards were presented at the Toronto International Boat Show on Saturday 19 January, the frigid storm blast prevented many award winners from attending.
The 2018 Chapman Season Championship tracked the racing performance of 648 competitors in 58 designated events on 5 bodies of water.
The 2018 Chapman New Racer Award was presented to Port Credit YC member Roger Broad - Kiwi Dream, by Graham Dougal - QCYC Handicapper (left) and Brian Thomson -Chief Handicapper PHRF-LO (right).
The New Racer Award is for novice racing sailors to encourage them to participate in as many races as they choose and continue their involvement in competitive sailing. Roger had the best novice racing performance based on 2018 PHRF-LO race analysis results. The PHRF-LO Chapman New Racer Award will be displayed at the Port Credit Yacht Club for the 2019 season.
Additionally recognized were the best performing new racers in each of the other 5 Districts:
1st Place Eastern District - Patrick Burchat - Unicorn - Bay of Quinte Yacht Club,
1st Golden Horseshoe - Mark Quinn - Snowbird - Burlington Sailing & Boating Club
1st Rochester - Paul Stack - Y Knot - Genesee Yacht Club
1st South Shore - Mike MacLean - Precious Time - Dalhousie Yacht Club
1st Toronto East - Dave Tomlinson - 32e - Cook Bay Yacht Club.