Light Winds Open Finn Europeans:
Barcelona, Spain (March 7, 2016) – Milan Vujasinovic (CRO) is the early leader at the Finn Europeans after winning the opening race in tricky light winds in Barcelona. The 2012 European Champion Ioannis Mitakis (GRE) is second and the 2012 Olympic Silver Medalist Jonas Høgh-Christensen (DEN) is in third. The second race was abandoned at the top mark as the wind began to shut down for the day.
The morning weather briefing proved to be largely correct when it suggested that an onshore breeze could develop late morning and then disappear towards evening. The fleet were held on shore under AP for an while before being let out of the harbour.
After one general recall the fleet g…
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VIDEO: Training for the #blokartworlds:
Video published by Scott Young on Mar 6, 2016:
This video shows Patty, Dean, Gary and me sailing our Blokarts on the “edge” at Ivanpah in California, one month before the 2016 Blokart World Championship.
It was an incredible day of sailing. The wind blew 18-25mph with higher gusts throughout the day. A couple of Mantas came by to mix it up with us. They didn’t stay around long, once our speedy Blokarts started to engage them!
I’m so glad I bought a Blokart and not some other “want-a-be” kart, that handles like a produce truck! Performance, reliability and safe…
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