The 2023 Newport Harbor to Cabo San Lucas race results are in.
A total of 28 Monohull racing sailboats entered the 790NM Cabo Race 2023, racing from Newport Beach, CA to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
First overall is RP 52 Vitesse owned by San Francisco Yacht Club member Thomas Furlong with a corrected time a mere 24 seconds ahead of Westerly.
Liz and Dave Moore’s Santa Cruz 52 Westerly representing New York Yacht Club and Cabrillo Beach Yacht Club is 1st in ORR class E and 2nd overall ORR corrected time monohull. Third overall is Pyewacket (Andrews 68) owned by Roy Disney from San Diego Yacht Club.
Our very own SCCYC had a total of 6 club members racing this year. Alec Offenberger raced on Westerly
. Michael Blunt raced on Grand Illusion
, a Santa Cruz 70, taking third in clas
s ORR-B. Mark Brazil, Ryan Burke, Thomas Lethonen, and Jotham Schwartz all raced on Amazing Grace
, a Farr 58, taking 5th in class ORR-E.
The race, hosted by Newport Harbor Yacht Club, had a staggered start on Friday, March 10 and Saturday, March 11. You can view all results here
and the crew here