Coastal Classic- Images from the start - 2

Olympic windsurfer, JP Tobin ahead of the fleet - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Sail-World was on the water for the start of the 2013 Coastal Classic and filed these images - second of three galleries

A feature of the race was the debut of Giacomo, the former Groupama 3, winner of the 2011/12 Volvo Ocean Race, and now owned by Jim Delegat, a leading winemaker. She soon steeped out on the monohulls, with the 50fter fleet enjoying their usual close racing.

Team Australia (Sean Langman) - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Team Australia and TeamVodafoneSailing - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Kia Kaha - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

V5 (David Nathan) - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Go - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Stealth Mission just before breaking her rig - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Team Australia (Sean Langman) - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Giacomo (Jim Delegat) - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Giacomo (Jim Delegat) - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Team Australia - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013

Giacomo (Jim Delegat) - Start of Coastal Classic 2013, Waitemata Harbour, October 25, 2013
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