Latest Viper 640 Class News

Viper 640 Snake Bytes – December 15, 2022

 Snake BytesDecember 15, 2022 In today’s Snake Bytes:  SYC Winter Series #1 Worlds Update (and poke!) Youth Viper 640 Championship & Women’s Worlds Viper 640s used for 2022 Mallory Cup Two different regattas… Dues invoices coming soon THEY’RE OFF AND RUNNING IN NEW ORLEANS! Jay Rhame and Peter Beardsley win SYC Viper 640 Winter Series […]

SYC Winter Series #1 won by Jay Rhame and Peter Beardsley

The 2022-23 Winter Series is being sailed in New Orleans to help get everyone positioned for the 2023 Worlds.  There’s something to be said for learning about the venue in advance of a major event, and in the case of extended time in New Orleans, acclimating yourself to the local social scene. This can be particularly helpful […]

Viper 640 Snake Bytes – Winter Series/Worlds Data Special Edition

 Snake Bytes Winter Viper Series Special Edition November 11, 2022   Keep your Viper happy this winter! You may not know that Viper 640 Class Treasurer Tony Chapman lives in Maricopa County, Arizona, and has been working night and day tallying ballots cast last week on the 2022-23 Viper Sailing Season Referendum. As Tony (a […]

Viper 640 Snake Bytes – October 31, 2022

 Snake BytesOctober 31, 2022Boo! In today’s Snake Bytes:  Words from a Prez Women’s / Youth North Americans Recap North Americans Recap Open Debriefs: a bid differentiator Viper NAs – a YouTube Sensation Viper Winter Series Viper 2023 Worlds Update Top WORDS FROM A PREZ: If you weren’t in Mississippi two weekends ago, you missed it! The […]

Benvenutti, Eagan, and Alexander Crowned 2022 Viper 640 North American Champions

The Viper 640 Class held its North Americans this past weekend at Gulfport (MS) Yacht Club. Over the four days, a total of 13 races were run in conditions that ranged from 4-5 knots on the first two days to 10 – 14 knots on the final two. In the end, Jackson Benvenutti, Andrew Eagan, […]

And Day 3 Went to Mark Zagol

The first two days of the 2022 Viper 640 North American Championhsip were the property of Jackson Benvenutti, Andrew Eagan, and Chris Alexander who strung together a series of seven first place wins. However, Day 3 was all Mark Zagol, Tim Desmond, and Drew Buttner. These three delivered a 1-5-1-1 scoreline today, moving them into […]

And the picket fence got even longer…

Jackson Benvenutti, Andrew Eagan, and Chris Alexander extend their streak of bullets to seven! You know you’re doing well when your drop is a first, and that’s what’s happening for the team from Bay Waveland (MS) Yacht Club. Yesterday, we got Jackson’s take on their first three wins. Today, we’re talking with Andrew Eagan, middle […]

Picket Fence for Benvenutti after Day 1 at Viper NAs

Jackson Benvenutti, Andrew Eagan, and Chris Alexander have a picket fence after Day 1 of the 2022 Viper 640 North American Championship. After a two-hour shore delay awaiting the sea breeze to fill in, the 2022 Viper 640 North American Championship got underway on the waters of the Gulf of Mexico just south of the […]

Rachel Beardsley wins Women’s NAs and Michael Burns wins Youth NAs

October 16, 2022 Viper 640 2022 Women’s and Youth North American Championships Gulfport (MS) Yacht Club has turned into Viper 640 Central this weekend through next. The weekend of October 15-16, Gulfport Yacht Club hosted the second Viper 640 Women’s NAs and the Class’s first Youth NAs. GYC PRO Steve Nolte got in a full […]

Southern Yacht Club, New Orleans

World Championships Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the 2023 World Championships in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Don’t miss out on the biggest Viper get together in years, and most likely for years! 2023 Viper 640 World Championship – March 27-31, 2023 2023 Viper 640 Women’s and Youth  – March 24-26, 2023   Full details and logistics info […]