Hovgaard, crew win North American Yngling Championships

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The 2014 Yngling North American Championship Regatta was sailed on Thunder Bay this past weekend and a total of seven races were sailed by a field of 19 boats. LEFT: Jens Hovgaard and his crewmen John Ingalls and Kevin Gallagher of Toronto took home the first place trophy at a ceremony on Sunday. RIGHT: Second place went to Bruce Chafee, Melody Badgett and Cushing Anderson, sailing Grani from Sakonnet, Rhode Island. More photos of placers in the Championship Regatta will appear in a later edition of The Alpena News.