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Racing cancelled at Acura Key West on day 3

'Acura Key West 2008'    Tim Wilkes ©

Key West, Florida - The overnight results stand for today as racing was cancelled around noon at ACURA Key West 2008 presented by Nautica.

After more than an hour-and-a-half of waiting and the race committee diligently working to set a course, the breeze failed to show. The conditions were simply perfect for anything else but sailboat racing — warm temps and beautiful sunny blue skies rarely produced anything above 3 knots and in some areas a slight single knot barely registered.

Any wind that develops would be from the northeast and very light at best we are told. AP over A has been displayed - back to the harbor for an afternoon lay day.

See you all tomorrow - hopefully will have better sailing conditions to report and more racing to do.




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