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Recap: Day 1 – Battle in the light breeze

La Ventana awoke beneath the desert field of cacti with the smell of homemade quiches filling the venue. Playa Central overlooks the mirrored water of the bay on this unusually still morning. Not a cloud in the sky and still, the wind remained absent. One thing is for sure, life is better when the wind…

Day 1 – Riders take on Light Wind Challenge

Light wind on the water for Day 1. The first race started at 1350h which reflects a 50 minute delay, due to low wind. The plan for the day was two yellow races, two blue races, followed by two yellow and two blue again. The first two yellow races were sailed in 7-8 knots and…

TechTalk & Practice Day

The prelude to the Hydrofoil Pro Tour is in the books. Today there was an excellent menu of Tech Talks from the top industry manufacturers as well as a practice course set for the sailors at 2pm. Working in light and variable breeze the Race Committee set for a wind direction of 30 degrees. After…