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J Class Solent Regatta overall

by J Class Solent Regatta on 21 Jul 2012
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Following a delayed start at the J Class Solent Regatta, the fleet got away cleanly with Velsheda first at the port end and Ranger last off at the starboard end.

At the first leeward mark, Solent Bank, Velsheda had a commanding lead followed by Rainbow, Lionheart and Ranger.

At the second leeward mark, Velsheda was still leading but Rainbow, still behind Lionheart, called for an overlap and forced Lionheart to give her inside rounding, so Rainbow came through to second.

The finish, which should be about 2.30 p.m., will be off Egypt Point, Cowes giving another spectacular finish, as was enjoyed yesterday by the crowds who got there in time.




Overall Results
Yacht
Sail No
Race 1
Race 2
Race 3
Points
Place
Velsheda
JK7
4
1
1
6
1
Ranger
J5
1
4
2
7
2
Lionheart
JH1
2
2
3
7
3
Rainbow
JH2
3
3
4
10
4
 
Race 1
Date - Wednesday 18th July 2012
Entrants - 4
Course - WL
Wind - Heavy

Yacht
Finish Time
Race Time
TCF
Times secs
Corrected secs
Position
1
Ranger
13:30:32
2:20:32
1.015
8432
8558.5
1
2
Lionheart
13:30:44
2:20:44
1.021
8444
8621.3
2
3
Rainbow
13:31:51
2:21:51
1.020
8511
8681.2
3
4
Velsheda
13:32:49
2:22:49
1.015
8569
8697.5
4
 
Race 2
Date - Thursday 19th July 2012
Entrants - 4
Course - WL
Wind - Heavy

Yacht
Race Time
TCF
Times secs
Corrected secs
Position
1
Velsheda
2:15:42
1.015
8142
8264,1
1
2
Lionheart
2:14:59
1.021
8099
8269.1
2
3
Rainbow
2:15:49
1.020
8149
9312.0
3
4
Ranger
2:18:10
1.015
8290
8414.4
4
 
Race 3
Date - Friday 20th July 2012
Entrants - 4
Course - WL
Wind - Medium

Yacht
Race Time
TCF
Times secs
Corrected secs
Position
1
Velsheda
2:54:13
1.016
10453
10620.2
1
2
Ranger
2:57:17
1.013
10637
10775.3
2
3
Lionheart
2:56:18
1.023
10578
10821.3
3
4
Rainbow
2:55:56
1.028
10556
10851.6
4

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