Start sequence coming up soon.
Vincere will start on starboard
Foxtrot is up. Less than 7 minutes.
Boats are circling
Heritage is a little late.
Lots of separation in all the dial ups.
Heritage working up.
Heritage peeling left
Heritage to weather trying to tack
Boats spun opposite
It will be a late start for both.
Vincere will start first
Big right shift
Heritage chasing right.
Heritage tacked first. Then Vincere
Heritage got some good pressure then tacked.
Vincere tacked in front and sent Heritage back.
Split for a little then Vincere tacked back
Heritage tacked back at Vincere. Big gain for Vincere.
Vincere tacked forcing Heritage away. Split now.
Heritage heading left. Vincere right.
Right won all day yesterday.
Vincere tacked. Both heading left.
Heritage is looking pretty good on the left.
Both are continuing on starboard tack.
People are on the rail on both boats, but no one is really hiking.
Vincere just got some pressure.
Lighter air for Heritage. Both teams continuing left
Vincere just sailed into a little more pressure. Heritage tacked.
Big tacking angles.
Heritage's new angle is greater than 90 degrees from their last tack.
Heritage tacked back left
Boats are split.
Vincere tacking to cover.
Heritage has been looking slow.
More crew on high side for Vincere most of the time
Heritage tacked back. Losing lots of ground.
Tacking angles on Heritage look much wider.
Vincere covering as Heritage tacks back left.
Vincere covering again. Heading left.
Heritage tacking right
Great angle for Vincere
Vincere covering. 10 lengths ahead.
Split tacks again.
Vincere tacked. Both heading left
Heritage is sailing higher now for the first time this leg.
Heritage tacked back. Terrible angle on port.
Vincere continuing left approaching mark soon.
Vincere tacking right as Heritage comes back left.
Charlie flag is up at weather mark.
Vincere tacking left covering.
Heritage tacked back on a really bad angle.
Full crew on low side for Vincere.
Vincere approaching port Layline.
New course downwind is 210
Vincere tacked. Heritage getting lifted.
Vincere had to tack again to make the mark.
Really light. Vincere heading toward the beach. Heritage has set and is following their line.
Lots of spectators watching. Both teams continue on port.
Sounds like Heritage on radio trying to get spectators to move to give them an option to gybe.
Breeze is dropping. Very light now.
1.5 knots at top of course from 045
Heritage gybed. Tough time filling.
Vincere gybed to cover with same issues.
Heritage has a really bad angle. Heading closer to weather mark.
Vincere gaining on angle now.
Bad waves from powerboats out here.
Heritage struggling. Vincere going well.
Heritage struggling to keep kite full.
Both boats appear to be stopping in such light air. Both kites hanging.
Weather mark boat has 1 knot but might be an optimistic at that.
Heritage gybed. Still no pressure. Very choppy on the course.
Vincere gybing now.
Pretty much a parking lot on the course. Signal has requested a phone call from mark set.
Heritage's gybe has taken them 180 degrees and they are pointing at the beach.
Heritage has some pressure in their kite.
The radar looks a bit ugly. Storm seems to be sucking the breeze.
Kites are hanging again.
RC just called over Regatta Organizer Dave Sligh Sr.
Heritage looks like they just pointed their bow downwind.
Heritage has doused.
Heritage is heading straight down at mark under main and jib.
Vincere just doused and doing the same.
Vincere appears on port on the same angle as Heritage on starboard.
Vincere just roll tacked but kept same angle.
PRO calling markset over again.
Weather mark has breeze from 260 and 0.6 knots.
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RC seeing 290 wind direction.
Heritage might be moving a little faster now as the teams head to the leeward mark with headsails up.
Charlie flag might go up for 290
Vincere will need to tack for the leeward mark.
Heritage gaining. Will not need a tack.
Both boats on starboard. It will be close at the mark.
Heritage has the lead.
Vincere's rounding was hard to tell since they never tacked.
Both boats heading left on starboard.
Vincere is flying a red flag protesting RC.
Vincere looking to get spectators out of the way.
New leg length is 1.4 @ 290
Vincere looks much faster moving straight ahead much better.
Breeze seems steady.
Vincere tacked onto port.
Heritage tacked on them.
Heritage looks higher.
Vincere tacked back left.
Heritage tacks for loose cover.
Vincere tacked back at Heritage.
Both teams have teams low.
Heritage tacked on Vincere.
Vincere now tacked. Both heading right
FYI - the red protest flag on Vincere means they are protesting the RC
Heritage tacked crossing then tacking on Vincere.
Vincere tacked away.
The main RC boat has team reps on the boat. Vincere has Mike Milner RCYC sailing director and Heritage has Mark Pinney one of their boat captains.
Both boats are heading right.
Bowman on the front of Vincere.
Heritage tacked at Vincere.
Heritage tacked on Vincere forcing them back left.
Vincere now back heading right.
Heritage tacked back left at Vincere.
Vincere forced left again.
Vincere seems to be a little faster.
Heritage is going back at Vincere.
Heritage seems to have the tacking duel to stay ahead which is normally a trailing defense.
Both now heading right close to Layline.
Both teams have crew on the rail.
Heritage looks thin on Layline. Vincere is comfortable up higher.
Gybe set by Heritage.
Boats are split.
Delta was about a minute. Cell coverage didn't allow the rounding on time.
Boats are both heading left downwind towards the beach.
Vincere gybing at Heritage.
Big race here with Vincere up 2-1
Looks Vincere gained.
Boats haven't crossed yet.
Heritage gybing before a cross.
Vincere might be leading now.
Heritage gybed to keep their bow in front. Pressure looks better for Heritage.
Heritage is sailing lower soaking down towards Vincere.
This race is still anyone's to take.
Long starboard gybe towards the finish.
Gybed will take a lot of time in this air. No mistakes is critical.
Vincere has inside
Vincere clear ahead
Both have to gybe again.
Heritage back on starboard.
Gybe to finish.
Vincere clear ahead
Vincere wins Race 4
Still unsure why Heritage let Vincere get leverage towards the beach.
Official delta was 7 seconds.
Vincere is now up 3-1
Teams are talking to their coaches and prepping for race 5
Breeze is steady at 270