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Digest: Greenwald finishes first overall at NOOD Regatta


Greenwald finishes first at NOOD Regatta

Overcoming a field of 49 boats in the J/70 class, Bennet Greenwald of San Diego took first place aboard the Perseverance in the highly competitive division and was named overall winner at the Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta in Annapolis on Sunday. The honor distinguishes Greenwald and his crew — Jeff Madrigali, Steven Pickel and Morgane Renoir — as the top performers throughout the three-day race, which featured 15 boat classes and more than 1,000 sailors. "For the first couple races we were learning to sail together as a new team," Greenwald said. "Once we did that we were able to...