Houston Yacht Club race committee members with coveted St. Petersburg Trophy
AuthorHouston Yacht Club
The St. Petersburg Trophy is awarded annually by US SAILING to recognize excellence in race management. Those in the picture are the 1984 Sunfish North American Race Management Team and volunteers. Front row: Martin Schleuse, Stewart Schleuse, Sally Berner, Florence Helm, Kay Snider, Dean Snider, Bobbie Vee Cooney, Lobie Tumbleson, Sandy Peck, Matt Matthews, Hank Arnold. Middle row: Bill Thogerson, Jim Tichenor, Bill Knight, Fran Gill, Paul Berner, Walter Springhall, Marc Lamkin, Patty Frederick, Paul Schleuse, Ed Bluestein. Back row: Bill Bill, Sissy Sparks, Rosebud Caradec, Maudie Bell. (Houston Yacht Club received the trophy again in 1989 at the Tornado Worlds).
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