Welcome to the IOD 2004 World Championship website
Fishers Island, NY
September 19-24, 2004

    September 24, 2004: Championship week concluded with Penny Simmons of Bermuda winning the seventh and final race. His finish secured second place for the Bermuda BDA1 boat, which was followed by Bill Widnall of Marblehead in third place. Story here, final results here, and fresh pictures are here.

Many thanks to our sponsors for their support of the regatta: Sandler O'Neill & Partners, Connecticut Investment Management, and The Boston Company.

    September 23, 2004: Kevin Farrar of New London Wins IOD Worlds. Story here, official results here, pictures here.

    September 22, 2004: No racing today. Four races sailed so far, Farrar and Widnall lead; Race 5 to be sailed Thursday. Sailing details on the Press page, and one wan photo on the Photos page.

    September 20, 2004: Racing has begun! See same-day photos here.

    September 15, 2004: Sailing Instructions are now available here (102k PDF).

    September 1, 2004: Official Fishers Island IOD Worlds apparel is now available! See the goods on our Merchandise page.

   August 3, 2004: We'd like to thank our sponsors of the 2004 IOD Worlds for their generous support: Sandler O'Neill & Partners, Connecticut Investment Management, and The Boston Company.

    August 2, 2004: More details on the IOD social whirl are available here. You may not catch the wind shifts during your week at Fishers, but you will definitely eat well.

    June 25, 2004: The Registration and Housing Request Form are now available here. All fleets intending on racing should download it, and submit a completed form by September 1.

    June 15, 2004: The evening social schedule is now final!

Sunday - Opening party
Monday - Dinner at Hay Harbor
Tuesday - Barbeque under the tent at FIYC
Wednesday - Trip to Mystic Seaport and Dinner at the Seaman's Inne
Thursday - Dinner at local FI homes
Friday - Awards Banquet at Fishers Island Club

    September 19, 2003: The Notice of Race for the 2004 Worlds is now posted! Photos from the 2003 race in Northeast Harbor, Maine are available here.

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Website and Text © 2004 Fishers Island Yacht Club. Pictures © 2004 Chip Riegel and Jennifer Parsons, as noted. All rights reserved.