West Bloomfield Sailors Win North American Regatta
- Name: Howard Iwrey and Grant Trigger
- Team: North Star Sail Club
- Award: International Catlina 30 Association North American Regatta
Howard Iwrey and Grant Trigger, both of West Bloomfield finished first in the Spinnaker class of the 2012 International Catalina 30 Assocation North American Championship Regatta. This year, the Regatta was held on August 17, 18 & 19, 2012 on Anchor Bay, Lake St. Clair. It will be held in Galvatson, Texas in 2013. Iwrey and Trigger are owners and crew members of the Mighty Ruach 2, a Catalina 30 Tall Rig, and sail out of the North Star Sail Club in Harrison Township, Michigan. The Mighty Ruach 2 and her seven-member crew finshed first in all four races of the regatta.