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SooToday.com  70-foot yacht from Michigan wins Trans-Superior 2003
 By David Helwig, Wednesday, August 06, 2003
 www.sootoday.com
Colt 45, a Santa Cruz 70 from the Alpena Yacht Club, has been declared overall winner in the Trans-Superior 2003 Yacht Race.

Skippered by Allan Fletcher, the 70-footer reached the finish line in Duluth at 11:59 a.m. yesterday.

That was more than six hours after the first arrival, the trimarin Earth Voyager, but after handicaps were calculated Colt 45 was determined to be the overall race winner.

Second place overall went to Stripes from Bayview Yacht Club.

Third overall was Earth Voyager from Rochester, New York.

SooToday.com has posted more than 50 photographs from the race start on Saturday from Gros Cap. To view them, click on the links below:

The following are unofficial results, as supplied to SooToday.com by organizers of the 580-kilometre race:
Overall Cruising class Perf 1 class Perf 2 class Perf 3 Class
1 - Colt 45
2 - Stripes
3 - Earth Voyageur
4 - Chewbacca
5 - Quintessence
6 - Freedom
7 - Rambunctious
8 - Sled Hunter
9 - Chippewa
10 - Red Hawk
11 - Mongoose
12 - Blue J
13 - Northern Harrier
14 - Dunluce
15 - Montebelleau
16 - True North
17 - Tethani
18 - Frodo
19 - Galadriel
1 - Aerie
2 - Iselin
3 - Wind Dancer
1 - Colt 45
2 - Stripes
1 - Chewbacca
2 - Quintessence
3 - Rambunctious
4 - Sled Hunter
5 - Chippewa
6 - Red Hawk
7 - Mongoose
8 - Northern Harrier
9 - Dunluce
1 - Freedom
2 - Blue J
3 - Montebelleau
4 - True North
5 - Tethani
6 - Frodo
7 - Galadriel
Multi hull
1- Earth Voyager

Time of arrival in Duluth

Monday arrivals Tuesday arrivals Wednesday arrivals
Earth Voyager - 5:45 a.m.
Colt 45 - 11:58 a.m.
Stripes - 12:53 p.m.
Chewbacca - 6:29 a.m.
Quintessence - 12:21 p.m.
Chippewa - 17:13 p.m.
Rambunctious - 18:23 p.m.
Wind Dancer - 18:31 p.m.
Red Hawk - 20:09 p.m.
Iselin - 22:46 p.m.
Sled Hunter - 23:47
Northern Harrier - 23:58 p.m.
Aerie - 22:56 p.m.
Mongoose - 00:56 a.m.
Dunluce - 01:08 a.m.
Montebelleau - 04:54 a.m.
Blue J - 05:22 a.m.
True North - 07:00 a.m.
Frodo - 09.02 a.m.
Freedom - 09:08 a.m.
Tethani - 10:12 a.m.
Galadriel - 14:48 p.m.
Symphony - still on the water
 at time of writing
Wiley Coyote - dropped
  out of race
 

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