There was some great close racing on day 2 of the Australian Championship . The wind was 11 knots from the SSE with some big shifts providing opportunity for the wary.
The Radials led the start sequence today and Finn Alexander DBSC continued his good form finishing the day with a first and a second place. Other race winners were Manami Doi from Japan, Zac Littlewood RFC/RFBYC and Stuart Plenderleith MHASC. Finn retains the lead in the Radial series from Manami Doi with Ashley Stoddart third.
Tom Burton had two first places in the Standard including a win by a big margin in Race 4. He has a handy lead in the series from fellow Australian Sailing Team member Mathew Wearn with Mark Spearman RFC/RFBYC third.
In the 4.7’s Rome Featherstone had a win in Race 3 and leads the series overall from Hayden Coote SoPYC/FSC who won Race 4. Third is Tom Needham from RQYS.
The results of the Laser Australian Championship to Race 6 are linked below;
Next race will be at 1300 hours on 2nd January 2016.
The Radial Gold Fleet for the Final Series (Races 7-12) will comprise boats placed 1-46 in the Qualifying Series (Races 1-6). The Silver Radial Fleet will comprise boats placed 47th and lower.