2014 Etchells Worlds: Images of Newport, Bertrand returns after 31 yrs

John Bertrand, Grant Simmer and Andrew Palfry (AUS) lead at the 2014 Etchells World Championship
After an absence of 31 years, Australia's John Bertrand returned to Newport RI for the 2014 Etchells World Championships, with his long-time crew of Grant Simmer and Andrew Palfrey.

The finished a very creditable seventh in the regatta won by USA's Bill Hardesty. Hong Kong's Ante Razmilovic was second with Marvin Beckmann (USA) third overall. The regatta attracted a fleet of 95 boats.

Daniel Forster, working out of his hometown, provided this gallery of images from the regatta

For full results click here

2014 Etchells World Championship

Bill Hardesty / Taylor Canfield / Stephanie Roble / Marcus Eagan 2014 Etchells World Championship

First around the first mark, last race: 7th overall: John Bertrand / Grant Simmer / Andrew Palfrey 2014 Etchells World Championship

9th: John Bertrand / Grant Simmer / Andrew Palfrey 2014 Etchells World Championship

2nd: Ante Razmilovic / Chris Larson / Stuart Flinn 2014 Etchells World Championship

Bill Hardesty / Taylor Canfield / Stephanie Roble / Marcus Eagan 2014 Etchells World Championship

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Start-line 2014 Etchells World Championship


Complete Result 2014 Etchells World Championship  
   Bow Sail NumberYacht NameYacht DesignSkipper/CrewRace1Race2Race3Race4Race5Race6Race7Race8Race9TOTotal
World Championship Racing
 One Design Division
  International Etchells
  1.79USA 979Line HonorsEtchellsBill Hardesty / Taylor Canfield / Stephanie Roble / Marcus Eagan2220145131596/DNC[96]62.0
  2.33HKG 1333Swedish BlueEtchellsAnte Razmilovic / Chris Larson / Stuart Flinn36844141933113[44]97.0
  3.78USA 1378The MartianEtchellsMarvin Beckmann / Steve Hunt / Ezra Culver83115154632719[46]100.0
  4.8USA 1308KGBEtchellsSenet Bischoff / Ben Kinney / Clay Bischoff102025521312915[52]113.0
  5.72USA 1372AretasEtchellsSkip Dieball / John McClean / Jeff Eiber381341971716123[61]122.0
  6.39CAN 1396CAN 1396EtchellsHank Lammens / Jens Bojsen-Moller / Steve Girling18112167474942[49]134.0
  7.38AUS 1383TriadEtchellsJohn Bertrand / Grant Simmer / Andrew Palfrey410528272353432[53]142.0
  8.76USA 1376ArethusaEtchellsPhil Lotz / Eric Doyle / Rodrigo Meireles918696/BFD52912378[96]151.0
  9.37USA 1137La TormentaEtchellsShannon Bush / Brad Boston / Curt Oetking2616313762161666[66]159.0
  10.4USA 1404LiftedEtchellsJim Cunningham / Jeff Madrigali / Mark Ivey / Bryn Bachman424324050342510[50]160.0
  11.11USA 1198America Jane 11EtchellsScott Kaufman / Justin Law / Jesse Kirkland / Austen Anderson2514426281041320[62]163.0
  12.96USA 1296AppreciationEtchellsJeffrey Siegal / Tim Healy / Willem Van Waay / Sarah Callahan17171617478205427[54]169.0
  13.69NZL 1348NZL 1348EtchellsAndrew Wills / Anatole Masfen / Matthew Kelway502826201320173811[50]173.0
  14.97USA 1397Raging RoosterEtchellsPeter Duncan / Thomas Blackwell / Judson Smith2725338451363261[63]178.0
  15.88USA 1388AnnieEtchellsGary Gilbert / Mark Mendleblatt / Luke Lawrence45522485085022[50]182.0
  16.41USA 1411ElizabethEtchellsTom Carruthers / Chris Busch / Andrew Campbell512374651624604[60]185.0
  17.77USA 1149MoneyballEtchellsBlaine Pedlow / Danny Pavel / Justin Boitano30274832126528105[65]192.0
  18.58AUS 1306The Hole WayEtchellsCameron Miles / Grant Crowle / David Sampson39/ZFP96/BFD409111474240[96]202.0
  19.16GBR 1036EspritEtchellsRobert Elliott / Stuart Childerley / Sam Richmond4843302424021463[48]209.0
  20.29USA 1229VivaEtchellsDon Jesberg / Scott Mason / Ed Wright4054283201186486[86]210.0
  21.92AUS 1393BootrossEtchellsMark Bradford / Brad Butterworth / Will McCarthy582114783012302718[78]210.0
  22.62USA 1262ScimitarEtchellsStewart Neff / Will Welles / Henry Brauer13575118224295321[57]211.0
  23.17UKR 1297ArcturEtchellsVasyl Gureyev / Andriy Shafranyuk / Vitalii Kushnir217719394433142033[77]223.0
  24.40SIN 1340MatatuEtchellsNils Razmilovic / Brian Hammersley / Andrew Mills38/ZFP366941102455134[69]239.0
  25.91AUS 1391TangoEtchellsChris Hampton / Ian Walker / Matt Johns12408248528572131[82]242.0
  26.53USA 1228TerrapinEtchellsStephen Benjamin / Moose McLintock / Phil Trinter162217253327718132[81]243.0
  27.26HKG 1269RX2EtchellsMark Thornburrow / Bucky Smith / Malcolm Page / Simon Cooke53/ZFP12196/BFD54385677[96]246.0
  28.18USA 988USA 1185EtchellsTomas Hornos / Josh Revkin / Andy Casey67311242464575412[75]259.0
  29.85USA 1285Midlife CrisisEtchellsBruce Golison / Bill Lynn / Richard Clarke / Dina Corsi5258796/BFD391234436[96]260.0
  30.75USA 13751375EtchellsArgyle Campbell / Robert Kinney / Payson Infelise92/ZFP154936647218817[92]279.0
  31.15USA 1405CarambaEtchellsJose Fuentes / Geoff Ewenson / Greg Hryniewicz37642435214372479[72]280.0
  32.5USA 1305Clean ExecutionEtchellsMichael Gavin / William Abbott / Paul Davis46735529347251463[73]282.0
  33.89USA 928Something GoodEtchellsTito Gonzalez / Trinnidad Gonzalez / Bill Mauk / Ched Proctor362380343715346844[80]291.0
  34.68USA 1168MahalagaEtchellsPeter Vessella / John Callahan / Tracy Usher22292296/BFD2835662465[96]291.0
  35.12USA 1012NatashaEtchellsTed Hardenbergh / James Hardenbergh / Mark Hardenbergh73046713825562268[71]292.0
  36.45BER 1412TiberonEtchellsMark Watson / Dirk Kneulman / Andreas Josenhans60718434152913937[91]297.0
  37.64HKG 13641364EtchellsFrank Van Kempen / Gregory Kearns / Ronan Collins433713734258335816[73]300.0
  38.52USA 1222Marx BrosEtchellsChris Marx / Tom Marx / Dan Ronan78/ZFP591547016422869[78]303.0
  39.94USA 1394Amercian BabyEtchellsGeorge Francisco / Michael Guerriero / Zach Railey182423236930747747[77]308.0
  40.55USA 1355LuckyEtchellsBryon Ehrhart / Rodney Hagebols / Chris Lefferdink14386775737597830[78]309.0
  41.98USA 1398Firing LineEtchellsBruce Burton / Glenn Burton / Jon Easley63329665648154149[66]313.0
  42.3SUI 1403No DramasEtchellsJames (Seamus) McHugh / Andy Beadsworth / Simon Fry2396/BFD96/DSQ21362697035[96]316.0
  43.42USA 398Skanky GeneEtchellsJay Cross / Jeremy Wilmot / Aubrey Mayer / Lauren Gillooly1550725318447740/RDG26[77]318.0
  44.7USA 1307NemesisEtchellsJeff Nehms / Bill Johns / Tim Banks554968164339262971[71]325.0
  45.50AUS 1150Chelsea LadyEtchellsBill Steele / Jake Gunther / David Heritage74444513238961561[89]326.0
  46.35GBR 1354Strait DealerEtchellsDavid Franks / Graham Sunderland / Bleddyn Mon / Amy Prime494150493461225629[61]330.0
  47.21USA 1221RivaEtchellsWade Edwards / Timo Platt / Ben Newman51/ZFP3333506632313467[67]330.0
  48.20USA 1208Gumption3EtchellsKevin Grainger / Max Skelley / Karl Anderson61976336084521277[84]335.0
  49.2UAE 1400African QueenEtchellsJan Muysken / Gavin Brady / Brad Farrand564261118254821714[82]337.0
  50.27CAN 1327BlackadderEtchellsAndrew Cumming / Brian Kamilar / Eric Aronsohn / Victor Diaz de Leon4196/BFD27546322106957[96]343.0
  51.48USA 1248USA 1248EtchellsWill Ricketson / Annie Haeger / Luke Ramsay / Addison Caproni801139612642398556[85]354.0
  52.44USA 944FireflyEtchellsMeredith Carroll / Peter Carroll / Allan Terhune / Mitchell Callahan478834475851603525[88]357.0
  53.46AUS 1325Iris IIIEtchellsPeter McNeill / Roger Hickman / Phil Smidmore61705861962683651[70]361.0
  54.23USA 1199USA 1199EtchellsW. Jay Mills / Christopher Constant / William J. Mills III / Luke Reich96/BFD92914802896376[96]362.0
  55.84AUS 1384PantherEtchellsSteve O'Rourke / Terry Yuill / Burke Melia883536306560118443[88]364.0
  56.73USA 1373VictoryEtchellsBuddy Cribb / Eamonn deLisser / Stuart deLisser294610744964488346[83]366.0
  57.70USA 971Miss MurphyEtchellsKjeld Hestehave / Ian Storer / Lynne Shore39347468556745259[74]369.0
  58.9USA 1309Landed GentryEtchellsDon Brush Ken Fells / Kevin Hawko713935272459448882[88]381.0
  59.49BER 1249ThrashEtchellsTim Patton / Peter Martin / Jason Owen317571796118434055[79]394.0
  60.30USA 1300USA 1300EtchellsMichael Dressell / Ernie Pomerleau / Chris Morgan / Justin Callahan657284102957277958[84]397.0
  61.59USA 1238WhirlwindEtchellsChristopher Brady / Catherine Guiader / James McKenna / Melissa Deveney5384538696/DNF6619639[96]406.0
  62.95AUS 1395Should'a Gone LeftEtchellsPeter Coleman / Iain Gartley / Wayne Dixon246285454074802364[85]412.0
  63.74USA 1085CougarEtchellsEthan Doyle / Will Graves / Matt Szala776970267429375950[77]414.0
  64.60USA 1260PlaymakerEtchellsAlan Kelly / Jonathan Forsberg / Robbie Brown755559517734851954[85]424.0
  65.86AUS 868Yandoo XXEtchellsJeanne-Claude Strong / Neville Wittey / Marcus Burke / Tiana Wittey517160608379671324[83]425.0
  66.67CAN 968JRWOneDesignEtchellsJerry Wendt / Alex Baker / Mike Nichol7085/ZFP44642556586260[85]439.0
  67.36USA 1363UntouchableEtchellsJustin Palm / Chris Clark / Tom Dawson577973639491696/DNC96/DNC[96]442.0
  68.71USA 13711371EtchellsKen Womack / Watt Duffy / Cary Trapani728662875341641153[87]442.0
  69.65AUS 1165KirribilliEtchellsDoug Flynn / Alex Flynn / Andy Green96/RET6377761755385762[96]445.0
  70.22AUS 1022Screaming PlumEtchellsDoug Kerr / Greg Kerr / Luke Paterson52/ZFP6141567573544578[78]457.0
  71.43GBR 1407IceEtchellsAndrew Cooper / James Downer / Robert O'Leary644554317971407688[88]460.0
  72.56GBR 1329StampedeEtchellsRob Goddard / Scott Findley / Nigel Wakefield797843776886461852[86]461.0
  73.32AUS 932KarabosEtchellsPaul Garaty / Dean Blatchford / Richard Allanson11535796/DSQ8753788738[96]464.0
  74.19USA 819Make Mine a DoubleEtchellsJeff Borland / Reid McLaughlin / Brian Robinson35487896/BFD6763365196/DNF[96]474.0
  75.87IRL 987BedrockEtchellsDavid Burrows / Richard Burrows / Samantha Burrows66265683296/DNC96/DNC96/DNC96/DNC[96]476.0
  76.99AUS 1399Thats LifeEtchellsIan Crisp / Marcus Sill / Fergus Forbes285165708490498941[90]477.0
  77.13USA 1313CrapshootEtchellsPatricia Stadel / Ralph Carpenter / Andrew Coldicutt767675573578623374[78]488.0
  78.81USA 1301Mary AnnEtchellsPeter Shumaker / Lindsey Horvat / Kenneth Flaska846038727676695545[84]491.0
  79.63AUS 963The RatEtchellsGrantham Kitto / Bradley Moore / Tim Ward / Rachel Mullins815247657177737148[81]504.0
  80.93GBR 992China WightEtchellsNicholas Stagg / Kim Ridge / David Bedford544763587880885272[88]504.0
  81.51AUS 511Grand VEtchellsGordon Hinds / Stephen Ingate / Nicholas Ingate96/DSQ6752553169799070[96]513.0
  82.57USA 575PerezosoEtchellsMark Luckes / Rick Humphrey / Josh White688181699068517228[90]518.0
  83.10USA 1103IndefinitelyEtchellsTodd Lalumiere / Matthew Lalumiere / Charlie Lalumiere446583758887653287[88]538.0
  84.82USA 1212CarinaEtchellsJonathan Nye / Ray Harrington / Karl Fjeld96/DNF6879156275836596/DNF[96]543.0
  85.83NZL 1083EchelonEtchellsGavin Gerrard / Richard Bouzaid / Ross Bannan / Troy Bannan8580642296/DNF833596/DNC96/DNC[96]561.0
  86.28USA 1328Hat TrickEtchellsMark Toso / Terry Naylon / Joshua Toso877486677381703086[87]567.0
  87.34HKG 1344Mind the BumpsEtchellsJohn Breen / Denis Martinet / Mike Huang / Chandler Gregoire828387598570506475[87]568.0
  88.24AUS 1124GumptionEtchellsMichael Morris / Geoff Masters / Joshua Singh / Maclean Paton868593818936816680[93]604.0
  89.90USA 1097Eduardo EspecialEtchellsEd Holt / Ernest Freeland / Sarah Russell96/BFD6666885985848279[96]609.0
  90.61USA 1061PanacheEtchellsPaul V. McLaughlin / Rob Gorman / Wayne Huntley625691828682907385[91]616.0
  91.31CAN 931ImpudenceEtchellsDavid Lowther / Anthony Lowther / Andrew Lowther698988859188769183[91]669.0
  92.25AUS 1025Walk on WaterEtchellsGlenn Norton / Peter Rattray / Richard Hodgson8982908096/DNF92937481[96]681.0
  93.14NZL 1114WindwardEtchellsCharles Maud / Luke Carter / Scott Clark908792837291928684[92]685.0
  94.54USA 54Christine FrancisEtchellsDaniel Smith / Sara Smith / Gregory Hoyt96/DNF96/DNC89848196/DNF96/DNC8073[96]695.0
  95.1AUS 401OzziEtchellsAl Harrison / Ian Staples / Brady Lowe8390948996/DNC938796/DNC96/DNC[96]728.0