London Olympics 2012 preview – Australian Sailing Team Day 1
by Craig Heydon on 29 Jul 2012
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 London 2012 official website