The official list of winners in the 42nd Annual Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade Saturday, December 11th, were:

Top awards:

Best overall: Cheyenne, California Yacht Club Juniors, 50-foot sailboat, skippered by Alan Blunt;

Best sailboat: Tina Marie, 27-foot sailboat, owned by Tina and Dave Smith and skippered by Dave Smith; and

Best powerboat: Trinity, a 42-foot powerboat owned by Regina Risolio.

Judges Special Awards:

Theme:

first place: Marcellino, a 21-foot powerboat owned by Mark and Tina Fodera and skippered by Mark Fodera; and

second place: Trinity, a 40-foot powerboat owned by Regina Risolio.

Music:

first place: Irie Dayz, a 32-foot Wellcraft power cruiser, skippered by Julie and Todd Arutunian; and

second place: Silver Eagle, a 42-foot Catalina sailboat, skippered by Captain Alex G. Balian.

Lights:

first place: Diver’s Toy, a 45-foot Carver motor yacht, owned and skippered by John Sanna; and

second place: Prime Time, a 40-foot powerboat skippered by Frank Castro.

Animation:

first place, Cheyenne, a 50-foot sailboat skippered by Alan Blunt; and

second place, Noteworthy, a 47-foot Formosa sailboat entered by Women’s Sailing Association of Santa Monica Bay and owned and skippered by Emilio Basille.

Spirit:

first place, Tina Marie, a 27-foot sailboat owned by Tina and Dave Smith and skippered by David Smith; and

second place, Merryweather, a 34-foot sailboat entered by Santa Monica Windjammers Yacht Club and owned by club staff commodore Dick Bell.

Live band:

first place, Silver Eagle, a 42-foot Catalina sailboat skippered by Captain Alex G. Balian; and

second place, Shoreliner/River Galley Cruises, a 65-foot aluminum vessel skippered by Captain Erick Erickson and featuring a 20-piece jazz band from Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies. Mark Monarch conducted.

Category awards:

Charter:

first place, Fantasy I, a 49-to-57-foot houseboat owned by River Galley Cruises and skippered by Captain Diane Weissburg; and

second place, Carmina Mare, a 46-foot Seamaster motorsailer, cutter-rigged, skippered by Larry Beane.

Yacht club:

first place, Merryweather, a 34-foot Catalina sailboat owned by Santa Monica Windjammers Yacht; and

second place, Cheyenne, a 50-foot sailboat skippered by Alan Blunt.

Individual:

first place, Trinity, a 42-foot powerboat owned by Regina Risolio; and

second place Tina Marie, a 27-foot sailboat owned by Tina and Dave Smith and skippered by Dave Smith.

Organization:

first place, Noteworthy, a 47-foot Formosa sailboat entered by Women’s Sailing Association of Santa Monica Bay and owned and skippered by Emilio Basille; and

second place, Miss Christie, a 45-foot Neuville crew boat skippered by Steven Kofahl and featuring the Birmingham High School Chamber Singers.

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