You should be here!!!
Etchells World Championship 2012 - The 74 boat Etchells fleet is current out on the Manly circle course off Sydney Heads for the critical races seven and eight in the nine race series. Its light and variable and we are expecting at AP at 1200 but there will be breeze soon.
|SAILING - Etchells Worlds 2012 - 20-25 February 2012, Sydney (AUS)
START LINE Andrea Francolini Photography ©
Jud Smith (USA) is leading the regatta on 13 points, from Tom King on 15 and John Bertrand 26, Graeme Taylor 32, Vince Brun 34 and Cam Miles 36 ahead of Alastair Gair (NZ), Dave Clarke, Peter McNeill and Nitro Drennan.
Jud commented dockside this morning ‘We qualified with the local Sydney fleet sailing out of this Club, sailing offshore in these conditions back in October. We were fortunate the breeze filled in yesterday. We much prefer a little breeze.
‘It could be softer today and these are the days you always fear.... read our story below for the rest of Jud's comments along with GT and Polly McNeill.
|Etchells Worlds 2012 Fleet Andrea Francolini Photography ©|
A lot of great sailing happening around the world, the Volvo Ocean Race and more..
We will bring you the latest news as always... stay with us today. Refresh our Etchells race reports regularly for the latest news.
Rob Kothe and the Sail-World Team
If you liked this newsletter, do nothing, we will send you another ..
Naa, please don't send me another.