In Sochi, ended the second day of racing of the championship in the yacht class J/70. 24 strongest teams of the country continue to fight for the title of champion of the class.Here is what the website http://nationalsailingleague.ru:
Sochi weather once again excelled with its volatility: contrary to expectations, the wind was not stable enough.
Nikolai Yushkov, chief referee of the regatta:
– The day started very good: the first two races of the South-East wind was blowing at a speed of 15 knots. We were glad that the distance was great enough, the duration of the race was about an hour. In the middle of the day the wind changed its direction 180 degrees, and even a couple of hours we was waiting for it to set. In the end, he returned to his original direction, and we spent another two races.
Thus, 2 November in the framework of the championship of Russia was held 4 start, and in the General Protocol of the regatta is 6 races.
The lead in the overall standings continues to hold the crew of the Chechen Republic “Akhmat”. The team Bozhko excellent result of the day – two first and two second passage. Well Saturday happened and the Champions of the 2018 team ArtTube RUS1 Valeria Kovalenko: they have a third, a fourth and two first ward, giving a total of 16 points and second place of the provisional results table.
The third line of the Protocol takes the crew MSailing team Andrey Malygin, and immediately followed by Michael Polanowski MSailing and his team – CSKA. Fifth place at CARAMBA Peter Nosov, sixth – ZID art Sailing team Zoran paunović, seventh – “Russian heroes” Igor Rytov.
Tomorrow is the final day of the championship of Russia. It’s safe to say that the denouement of the home countries regatta in this class will be very interesting!ahmadincreases