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Aussie Skiffs 13 & 16 Footers National Championships at Darling Point Sailing Squadron - Day 2

by Mitchell Pearson 31 Dec 2018 15:39 PST
Bang! hiking hard © Mitchell Pearson / SurfSailKite

Two races were completed in 8 - 10 knots of breeze on another picturesque Waterloo Bay day on Day 2 of the 13 & 16 Foot Skiff Nationals hosted by Darling Point Sailing Squadron.

In the 16's consistent performances from Manly Surf n Slide and Koreman Composites has seen them in a close early battle for top spot; finish one, two in race two and four, three in race three respectively. Meanwhile Pepsi came from mediocre results in the first two races to claim a big win in race 3.

Local boat Esprit were first across the line in race two of the 13's after a close fought battle with Bartley Constructions, well ahead of the chasing back. In race two the Manly boats dominated, taking out the top three places with Bartley Constructions once again at the top.

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