NEWPORT BEACH – Left to right: RIO (Manouch Moshayedi, Newport Beach), BADPAK (Tom Holtus, San Diego), FOX (Victor Wild, San Diego) and INVISIBLE HAND (Frank Slootman, San Francisco). The newly established Pac52 Class raced their second regatta of 2017 in Newport Beach Friday through Sunday. Karl Kwok's BEAUT GESTE (Hong Kong) will be joining them at the Rolex Big Boat Series hosted by St. Francis YC in September. Photo: Pac52 Class.
Frank Slootman (San Francisco, sitting in the center) with his winning team aboard INVISIBLE HAND after yesterday's third and final day of racing at the Newport Harbor Yacht Club's One Design Offshore Championship. Results here.