The start of the first international race, with the boats tacking upwind toward the Wilson Bridge.
Regatta committee: Banchoff, Silberberg, Karl Hobart, Bill Savage, Janice Hobart, Liz Beckman, Amy and Sean Burke.
Doug Savage, Liz Beckman, mayor, Karl and Janice Hobart.
Crews of the four international sailboats hoisted their champagne glasses in a toast to sailing and good sportsmanship before the races.
ODBC Commodore - Bill Gard, Mayor - Allison Silberberg, ODBC President - Richard Banchoff
Entire USA crew: Guy Barkwill, Bob Gotthardt, Judith Eastwood, Aaron Boesenecker, John Pemberton, La Donna Curzon.
Skippers, Australia, USA, Great Britain, Canada.
Members of the winning crew, representing the USA, include Bob Gotthardt, second from left, skipper Aaron Boesenecker, Judith Eastwood, and La Donna Curzon. Alexandria mayor Allison Silberberg, right,