Slow Start to College Match Racing Nationals:
San Diego, CA (November 18, 2016) – The 2016 College Sailing Match Racing Nationals kicked off today on San Diego Bay hosted by the San Diego Yacht Club (SDYC). Ten collegiate teams are racing in SDYC’s J/22s and are vying for the Cornelius Shields Sr. Trophy. Teams compete in a round robin format, and depending on breeze there will be a semi-final and final rotation to determine the winner.
Racing got underway shortly after 11:00am after the AP flag was lifted. The wind remained light all day – under 6 knots for most of the afternoon and under 4 knots towards the end of the day. Race Committee was able to fit in 4 flights before wrapping up around 4:00pm. Though the …
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