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JJ Giltinan Trophy- Full delayed coverage of Race 7

by Richard Gladwell Sail-World.com/nz on 9 Mar 2014
NZ’s Knight Frank was consistent all day - JJ Giltinan Trophy - Day 7, Race 6 Frank Quealey © /Australian 18 Footers League http://www.18footers.com.au
Race 7 of the JJ Giltinan Trophy got underway at 3.00pm on Sunday - see the full delayed coverage here

Although the winner is decided with one race to go, the battle for the minor places was wide open. Could the Kiwis get on the podium? Or will it be a clean sweep? Follow the action here.

34 boats from six countries are competing with crews from Australia, New Zealand, USA, Denmark, Great Britain and Poland on the start line. This is the most competitive JJ's ever.

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