On Thursday morning, crews have been waiting long at Port du Moulin Blanc for wind .At 12 am, race committee, left mooring and want on the Rade to evaluate wind conditions.
Crews get ready and get out of the port in a force 1 wind to join the race area.
At 3 pm, race start. Those sailing on left saw rapidly saw boats on right heading directly to the wind mark as the wind was shifting.
Stawo/POL109 is first, followed at 3 lengths by ZABA/FRA 37707, first Cruiser. Generally Proto and Racer speeder than Cruiser, rules have been changed today!
Then under spinnaker all the fleet goes down and then up to the windward buoy.
ZABA/FRA 37707, 9 at general provisional ranking get to the rank 7.
For Racer category GoFast/FRA 41708 stay first and is 12 at general provisional ranking