Favorites, Legends and Spoilers:
Nassau, Bahamas (December 5, 2017) – International sailing’s premier Championship of Champions event got underway today for the 25 elite teams competing in the Star Sailors League Finals.
Racing took place on Montagu Bay for the all-stars of the former Olympic keelboat along with three Volvo Ocean Race winning skippers, two Jules Verne Trophy winning skippers, America’s Cup winners plus countless Olympic medallists and World Champions representing the sport.
After two racing in a relatively stable 12-15 knots easterly with ‘free pumping’ permitted, the top ten overall was littered with favorites, legends and spoilers.
Full report and highlight video……
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Favorites, Legends and Spoilers, Editor
Racing Rules: Question and Answer:
The World Sailing Question & Answer service is designed to assist World Sailing Race Officials in applying the rules consistently. Here is a response to the question of when someone is unaware of having broken a rule.
A boat breaks a rule, which may be a class rule or a rule of the RRS, but is not aware that she has broken the rule during the race or at any time up to the time limit for subm…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Racing Rules: Question and Answer, Editor
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