London Olympics- Images of Weymouth Day 1- Star class
by Richard Gladwell on 30 Jul 2012
The Two Man Keelboat (Star class), got off to a spectacular start in the 2012 Olympic Regatta on Weymouth Bay against the backdrop of the rural English countryside.
July 29, 2012 Star Start Race 1 © Richard Gladwell http://www.richardgladwell.com
The irish crew of Peter O'Leary and David Burrows distinguished themselves in the first race by leading around the first mark, finishing second to the French crew of Xaiver Rohart and Pierre-Alexis Ponsot.
The second race was a near dead heat between Robert Scheidt and Bruno Prada (BRA) and Iain Percy and Andrew Simpson (GBR).