Jimmy Thompson at the helm of his Sat class, Patriot, with crew and limber wife, Sandy Thompson
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The Star fleet was active at the Houston Yacht Club in the 1960s. Noted star sailor Jimmy Thompson often competed in the in the Star-class district championships, a regional competition for the entire Gulf Cost, with his wife Sandy Thompson often crewing for him. Thompson won the Club Championship three years in a row.
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