Near gale force winds and substantial breaking waves caused the final races of the 2014 RC44 Marstrand World Championship to be cancelled. With nine races sailed, Vladimir Liubomirov’s Bronenosec Sailing Team has been crowned the RC44 Marstrand World Champion.
Local Swedish fans were rewarded on the penultimate day of the RC44 Marstrand World Championship when Torbjörn Törnqvist’s Artemis Racing dramatically improved its performance, following mid-fleet finishes over the last two days to take two race wins.
Fleet racing at the RC44 Marstrand World Championship got underway today in further lively conditions, delivering a mix of sun, occasional torrential rain, strong winds with occasional lulls, plus, in race three, a giant squall.
Ex-Hurricane Bertha provided a lively opening day to the 2014 RC44 Marstrand World Championship. In winds at times gusting to 20+ knots and a lumpy sea, six flights were added to the RC44’s match racing championship that rolls from event…
Watch the Seamster Sailing feature on the RC44 Puerto Sotogrande Cup in the July edition of the programme.
Racing at the RC44 Puerto Sotogrande Cup finished today with the tensest of conclusions, two boats tied going into the final race and the ultimate result of the regatta going right to the wire.