Past Winners




Governor’s Cup Winners

Colorado Governor’s Cup

This page lists the winners of the Colorado Governor’s Cup over the years since it began.

From what we’ve been able to determine, it’s been competed for since
1979.

Past Champions

In the beginning, the Colorado Governor’s Cup had winners for both
keelboat & centerboard classes.

Champions
1979 – 1990
Year Keelboat Centerboard
1979 –
1980 –
1981 –

1982 –
1983 –
1984 –

1985 –
1986 –
1987 –

1988 –
1989 –
1990 –


Bruce Wright
Jerry Steel


Norm Spar
Chris Pool

Bruce Bates
Jack Moorse
Rip Kirkland

Lyman White
Dave Beitell
Bruce Wright





Curt Ormond





Sometime in here, Bruce & Carol Bates donated the
trophy which is still in use today for the keelboats.

1991-1996: Only one
winner was recognized for both Keelboat & Centerboard Classes
1991 – Dave Helmer (keelboat)
1992 – Gus Farrar
1993 – Rich Hruda (keelboat)
1994 – Paul & Susie Webster
1995 – Philip Ryan (centerboard)
1996 – Thomas Bremer (keelboat)

In 1997, Jim Keesling and Rocky Mountain Boatworks graciously
donated a separate trophy to be used for Dinghy classes in the Colorado Governor’s Cup.

1997 to
Present
Dinghy/Centerboard
Classes
Keelboat
Classes
1997 – Alan Boeve
1998 – Mike & Lynne McKeever
1999 – Steve & Jan Cornwell

2000 – Mick Sage
2001 – Dick Peck
2002 – Steve Davis

2003 – Steve Davis
2004 – Kurt Robinson
2005 – Steve Davis

2006 – David Spira
2007 – John & Helene Arendt
2008 – David Spira

2009 – Jim Daus
2010 – ??
2011 – Max Williams

2012 – Bart Beck
2013 – Dan Fesenmeyer
2014 – No participants

1997 – Frank Keesling
1998 –
1999 – Ray McCleery

2000 – Vern Bybee
2001 – Jim Keesling
2002 – Tim Dunton

2003 – Paul Kresge
2004 – Tim Dunton
2005 – Tom Ruwitch

2006 – Vern Bybee
2007 – Tom Bremer
2008 – Tom Sweeney

2009 – Ray McCleery
2010 – ??
2011 – Fred Wolf

2012 – Randy Shelton
2013 – Joe Chinburg
2014 – Robin Jackson

The above lists are derived from old newsletters,
yearbooks, & minutes. some of which refer to "we believe…".  If you
can help complete or correct the list, please contact an officer of SAIL, or e-mail the
commodore@rmsail.org”>Commodore
.