Foster victorious at J/22 North Americans:
Houston, TX (March 18, 2018) – Four J/22 World Champions finished in the top five of the 2018 J/22 Midwinter Championship, but it was 1999 Champion Mark Foster on Pressure Drop who edged out fellow Texan Terry Flynn on Tejas to earn the title on a tie-breaker. Full report.
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Vestas redress reveals additional facts:
When the Volvo Ocean Race granted a redress hearing for Vestas 11th Hour Racing, it brought forth more details surrounding the collision they incurred while 30 nm from the finish in Hong Kong of Leg 4 which began in Australia.
Just after 0100 hours on the morning of January 20 (local Hong Kong time), Vestas collided with a fishing vessel, necessitating the rescue of nine Chinese fishermen plus one additional person that perished. For six weeks following the accident, Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Vestas redress reveals additional facts, Editor