After a long wait for the SE winds to come in the racers head out on the water at 1700 for three races back to back in 8-13kts. Competitors rigged and raced their 12 mts and battled on the slightly longer course. [more]
Gonzalo Costa Hoeval (ARG-3) took first and third race, but had to settle with a 3rd ,after leading, in the 2nd race as he suffered an equipment failure.
The battle for the second place was still on – Janis Preiss (LAT-23) taking two 2nds and a 3rd. Gabriel Browne (BRA-50) won the 2nd race but had a 4th and a 2nd in the other races.
The highlight of the day was Nahuel Abraham (ARG-1) who showed some serious speed and good tactics starting on port sometimes. He managed to score a 3rd on the first race followed by a 5th and a 4th.
In the Formula Experience fleet the battle is still on. Eduardo CHI1 won two out of three which gives him a comfortable lead. On second place is now Lucio PER20 which won one of the races. On third place is Leo Rebello from Brasil.
For today we see the same forecast as yesterday so we will be racing late again.
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