Augie Diaz and Arnis Baltins win Walker Cup:
Miami, FL (January 6, 2017) – Agonizingly light winds offered just one race for the 26 teams vying for the Walker Cup and Midwinters Championship on day two.
The race committee postponed ashore waiting for wind and finally around 13:30 a feeble southeasterly breeze filled in at 5 knots. The wind died throughout the race to less than 1 knot at the finish.
Paul Cayard and Josh Revkin had a good start and sailed well to lead at the first mark, but the wind was getting spotty on the first downwind leg and Augie Diaz and Arnis Baltins found good pressure off the the right side and moved from sixth to a close second. Cayard/ Revkin held the lead at the second windward mark…
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