Qualifiers Complete for 2017 Opti NA’s:
Toronto, Ontario (June 28, 2017) – The qualifying series racing has finished at the 2017 Optimist North American Championship today for 178 sailors representing 20 countries. Five races were completed with three flights on the water. Leading the regatta is Stephan Baker (USA) with 5 points, followed by Thomas Kerrigan (USA) with 9 points. Peter Foley (USA) is in third with 11 points. Thursday will be Team Racing, while Saturday will be the Championship Series. Full Report.
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Practice Day for RC44s in Italy:
Porto Cervo, Italy (June 28, 2017) – The teams hit the water today for practice racing ahead of the RC44 Porto Cervo Cup. The RC44 Porto Cervo Cup is the second event of the 2017 RC44 Championship Tour, which pits the world’s top businessmen and the best sailors in the industry compete in high-performance one-design 44-foot carbon racing yachts. Practice racing took place for the RC44 Porto Cervo Cup competitors today with racing proper over Thursday June 29 until Sunday July 2, with a first warning signal each day scheduled for 1200. Full Report.
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