NÄSTA

BEATING A PATH TO INDIA - LEG 2 START REPORT

November 16, 2008 @ 22:52:34   Foto Photos by Rick Tomlinson / Dave Kneale

Team Russia

1 AV 4

11:20


And that's the start gun, a downwind start, front row are PUMA, Ericsson 4 and Green Dragon.

11:25

A great start from PUMA, perfectly timed, really fast with a big masthead gennaker. No shortage of breeze at the moment, building nicely. PUMA are laying the first mark, with that sail up.

11:35

The order round the first mark was PUMA, Ericsson 4, Green Dragon, Team Russia, Telefonica Black, Telefonica Blue, Ericsson 3 and Delta Lloyd.

12:00

Ericsson 4 go round second, ease the sails and smoke off after PUMA on a reach. Telefonica Blue have had a great leg, they are third round the mark, and set off after Torben Grael and Ken Read. Green Dragon lose a place, but go round fourth.

Ericsson 3 have caught the headsail on the rig, and shredded it, the will have to change the sail.

Team Russia was fifth, then Telefonica Black in sixth place.

12:15

PUMA's biggest problem is that they can't get the Code Zero unfurled, they still have the small headsail up. But they are into the new breeze and are moving again.



KOMMENTERA

Security Image

RELATERADE ARTIKLAR

LÄS SENASTE NUMRET

page1

DE FEM MEST LÄSTA

Mange Olsson-priset till Santiago L...

Pressm meddelande: Den argentinska seglaren och olympiska guldmedaljören Santiago "Santi" Lange har tilldelats Magnus ”Mange” Olsson Priset 2017. Den 55 år unga seglar...

Yrvind har satt datum för avfärd (v...

Sven Yrvind börjar se slutet. Det som saknas är färg, el, roder och en Yulo...

Flip that ship - det vändbara forsk...

Här är 355-fotsskeppet, som går att tilta 90° så den går f...

DUBBLA EM-SILVER I ZOOM8

Bättre sent än aldrig kommer nu denna nyhet! Under påskhelgen kammade Ebba...

Sumo Tube - uppblåsbara linnet som ...

Sommarsurfa utan bräda? Varför inte om man har en Sumo Tube!  ...




















































x