Classic Conditions Return for 29er Worlds:
Long Beach, CA (August 3, 2017) – Despite a half-hour postponement before the boats launched this morning, the wind kicked in on this first day of Final Series races and the competitors dug in to set the tone for world-class sailing at Zhik 29er World Championship Regatta. The fleet completed three races, and with wind gusting to 20 knots, teams from South Africa and France are in first and second while US National Champions Alie Toppa and Jacob Rosenberg are in a three way tie for third. Full report.
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Tight at top of International WASZP Games:
Campione, Italy (August 3, 2017) – The second day of the inaugural International WASZP Games was blessed by perfect sailing conditions as the afternoon Ora filled in bang on time at around 1400 hrs on Lake Garda. The 53 competitors completed three more races, so with six races now and a discard coming in to play, Harry Mighell (AUS) has taken the lead with a good score of 1,2,1 for the day, to sit one point ahead of Reed Baldridge (USA) on 10 points. Full report and video.
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