12mR yachts, 2.4mR yachts, 6mR yachts, MetreFest Regatta, Sailboat Racing DAY 1: WRAP June 10, 2017 WindlassCreative 12mR Laura (KZ-5) & 6mR Lucie (US-55) race alongside in the Around the Island Race. Each took first place in their respective Class / Division today. Defender (US-33) owner, Dennis Williams accepts first place in The Around the Island Race from 12 Metre Yacht Club Commodore, James Gubelmann. This was Defender’s FIRST race in 23 years! 6mR Lucie (US-55) owner Matt Brooks, accepts first place prize for today’s Around the Island Race from METREFEST Founder, Jamie Hilton. 2.4mR Around Rose Island winner, Dee Smith (USA-7) The Full Moonrise over Newport highlights Traditional 12mRs Weatherly (US-17) and American Eagle (US-21) who won her division in the Around the Island Race today.