The western end of Long Island Sound has the reputation of being a light-air venue during the summer. However, Larchmont Race Week 2018 disproved that theory as the wind gods smiled on the sailors from July 14 to 22 with puffs at one point approaching 30 knots. Over 100 one-designs and PHRF boats sailed in the 120th edition over two weekends. The J/105 fleet was won by Paul Beaudin’s loulou, ahead of George Wilbanks’ Revelation and the Young American Sailing Academy. For event details, visit https://yachtscoring.com/emenu.cfm?eID=4660.