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Images of Qingdao: 49er training race

'2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49ers training race'    © Richard Gladwell    Click Here to view large photo

49er training race on Course B at Qingdao, on the first day of the 2008 Sailing Olympics. The sails have been designed to take the graphics of the national flags of each country and look very effective on the water. Conditions were light (about 6kts) blowing onshore - so it was reasonably steady in direction.

2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49er training race -  © Richard Gladwell?nid=47471   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49er training race -  © Richard Gladwell?nid=47471   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49er training race -  © Richard Gladwell?nid=47471   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49er training race -  © Richard Gladwell?nid=47471   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49er training race -  © Richard Gladwell?nid=47471   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49er training race -  © Richard Gladwell?nid=47471   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49er training race -  © Richard Gladwell?nid=47471  



2008 Olympic Regatta - Day 1 - 49er training race -  © Richard Gladwell?nid=47471   Click Here to view large photo




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