by Craig Heydon
London 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition gets underway tomorrow, Sunday 29th July, with three classes in action on the waters off Weymouth.
The Finn class kicks competition off with a race on the Nothe spectator course before moving offshore for a second race, with the Women’s Match Racing taking over in front of the crowd. The Star class will contest two races on the Weymouth Bay West course.
Aussies in action:
Finn – Brendan Casey – Race 1, 12pm – Nothe Course
Finn – Brendan Casey – Race 2, 1.30pm – Weymouth Bay West
Women’s Match Racing – Olivia Price, Nina Curtis, Lucinda Whitty – Race 1 v Finland, 2.30pm – Nothe Course
Women’s Match Racing – Olivia Price, Nina Curtis, Lucinda Whitty – Race 2 v France, 4.30pm – Nothe Course
The weather forecast for Sunday is a shower or two but long fine breaks. SW winds 13/18 knots. Max 18C
Yachting Australia Website
London 2012 official website