Jason Pickerell of Southold took first place in both B1 Hydro races and Diane Murray of Aquebogue won the first OSY400 race, and Paul Sumereau of Northport won the second OSY400 race. Vice Commodore of the EORC and Water Mill resident Howie Pickerell, Jason’s father, was delighted with how the day went.
“Perfect weather, it was a good location and it worked out very well,” he said.
Because the area around the harbor is so marshy, racers had to go by a flag start instead of a clock start. This can pose problems because of the potential for false starts. Murray, who has been a part of... more