San Francisco, CA (September 30, 2015) – The first day of the 2015 Audi Melges 20 World Championship hosted by The San Francisco Yacht Club came to an early close for the 39-boat fleet when no wind meant no racing.
While the summer season finds the trademark westerly winds pumping through the Golden Gate Bridge, the fall climate on San Francisco Bay provide more of a mixed bag. Today’s bag just was empty.
The day got off to a very slow start with a more than two-hour long onshore postponement under grey, overcast skies and wet conditions. Teams congregated inside SFYC, sipping coffee and drinks as they waited patiently for news as to whether or not they would ge…
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