1909 Syracuse Yacht Club Races


Syracuse, N.Y.—The Syracuse Yacht Club held races on Lake Onondaga on September 6th. The 30-foot class, over a nine-miles course, was won by B.B., in 24 minutes 15 seconds; Onawyta, 15 seconds behind; 3. Nellie B.

The handicap for boats under 40 feet was won by Onawyta, time, 43 minutes 19 seconds; 2, B.B., 44 minutes 35 seconds; Bullet, 43 minutes, 44 seconds; 4. Barber; 5. Nellie B. The finished were very close.

(Transcribed from MotorBoat, Sep. 25, 1909, p. 48)

[Thanks to Greg Calkins for help in preparing this page — LF]