Leader Shuffleboard at J/24 Worlds:
Mississauga, ONT (September 22, 2017) – Light winds continued at the driveHG.ca J/24 World Championship 2017 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, as just one race was accomplished on day four. Tony Parker’s Bangor Packet returned to the top of the leaderboard, placing eighth today, leaving him with 40 net points heading into the final day of competition on Saturday.
A fourth by Rossi Milev’s Clear Air moved him into second overall, five points off Parker’s pace. Evan Petley-Jones’ Lifted scored a 28 in Friday’s lone battle, dipping him to third place with 49 points.
Parker, from Washington D.C., has remained in the top two each day of the Championship. He is the most season…
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Day of Reckoning at 52 Super Series:
Menorca, Spain (September 22, 2017) – After a thrilling two race day at the Menorca 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week when none of the top three title challengers could maintain a decisive high level of consistency, Azzurra carry a seven point lead into the final day of the 2017 52 SUPER SERIES Season.
But for the first time in the history of the 52 SUPER SERIES, the destination of the overall season’s title remains truly open, to be decided on the last day of the season.
In the hard-to-read, light E’ly breezes, the Italian-Argentine crew skippered by Guillermo Parada with fiery Vasco Vascotto as tactician were forced to stage yet another fight back from very deep in the first race…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Day of Reckoning at 52 Super Series, Assoc Editor