Everyone has lifejackets on. Good to see this in these conditions.
I flag up
Long approaches on the boat side
OCS boats just getting called now.
Fantastica, Hearbreaker and Warpath
Fantastica cleared and were called about a minute before the others.
Hesrtbreaker and Warpath never came back. Over 2 minutes went by before they were called.
We will stay at the bottom as the conditions are too rough for us to keep up and dry.
Start video is up on YouTube now.
Heading down fast.
Warpath first to gybe and wiped out
Hesrtbreaker wiped in gybe too
Teams dousing to gybe.
Ripped kite on Heartbreaker. Early douses.
Warpath wiped out and still kept the lead. Great crew work.
Teams are all heading upwind now. I see a redress request coming after this one from the teams called over late.
As much as it is a bummer not to have a LYC Junior on each boat. It was the right call.
Leaders will be approaching Mark 3 soon. We are at the bottom of the course so we will do our best.
Breeze is holding steady. First boat around.
Warpath still leads.
Big lead again for Warpath as they set and get away.
Third boat wiped out at set.
Volpe made big gains.
Warpath had a clean gybe. Samba went down.
Samba doused now setting.
Huge lead for Warpath. We wi
Won't know if it sticks until later.
Celeritas kite just ripped apart right as they finished
Heartbreaker is up the course with main only. Not sure if they are heading in or limping down.
Heartbreaker has gybed. Main only but heading to the finish line.
Some great photos will come out of today. Check out yesterday's at Sail22.com
Samba has their main down working on their main.
The plan is for 3 Races today.
Heartbreaker is almost back to finish. PRO has announced a 1200hrs start to race 5