AC World Series - Cascais 2011 - Race Day 4
Follow Day 6 of the America's Cup World Series live on Sail-World using this Live Viewer - racing gets underway at 1600hrs local time in Cascais, Portugal
www.americascup.com/en/Latest/Blog/2011/8/Morning-Briefing-110810/!Check_here for the latest updates from Cascias:
0930 - At his briefing with skippers this morning, Principal Race Officer John Craig told the teams he intends to run the full schedule of racing today - three fleet races, followed by three match races.
0835 - Check out Dean Barker talking about racing multihulls here.
0830 - First, let's start with the forecast: Northeasterly winds this morning will ease and give way to a building Northwesterly this afternoon.
At start time of 1410, the forecast is for patchy winds in the 7 to 10 knot range. But these will become more solid over the course of the afternoon, eventually building to 15-20 Northwesterlies by 1700.