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Il Duce does SailGP

by John Curnow, Editor, Sail-World AUS 16 Feb 00:43 PST
Team GBR splashdown © Andrea Francolini

Il Duce (master photographer Andrea Francolini) was out on Sydney Harbour for Day Two of the inaugural SailGP. Here is his gallery of images. There might have been a little more wind today, but it kind of meant there were also more holes. This mean more landings. Some were delicate, others spectacularly less so! The positions did not vary too much, and in the end, two teams certainly had more flight time… Guess that wanted the miles.

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