Key West Race Week ends wet and wild:
Key West, FL (January 22, 2016) – Lightning, thunder and torrential rain opened the final day today at Quantum Key West Race Week 2016, with organizers debating if the conditions were safe to proceed with two races to finish the J/70’s, Melges 24’s and C&C 30’s in Division 2 and one for all other classes. With several titles at stake, but bad weather threatening, this was not an easy call. Forecaster George Carras from Commander’s Weather described the moist tropical conditions in the atmosphere as “juicy and unstable,” with a chance for more cells, but with nothing on the radar the fleet headed out of one more day of battle.
When they got out the harbor and headed into…
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VIDEO: Key West Race Week 2016 – Friday Regatta Show:
All of the best footage, all of the best boats from one of the best place on earth in the middle of winter – 2016 Quantum Key West Race Week, January 18-22, 2016
Published on Jan 22, 2016
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