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J24 World Championship - Day 3 images by David Branigan

by David Branigan Images on 29 Aug 2013
Howth Yacht Club, Co. Dublin, Ireland; Wednesday 28th August 2013: The Blankeneser Segel Club team (centre) competing in race 4 of the BMW J24 World Championships at Howth Yacht Club. © David Branigan/Oceansport http://www.oceansport.ie/
Photographer David Branigan was on site during day three of the J24 World Championships at Howth Yacht Club, near Dublin, to capture this gallery of images. Enjoy!









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