French, German and Irish 420s check out ISAF Youth Champs venue & find wind!
Venue for the 2006 ISAF Youths & 2012 Olympics, Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy, welcomed 9 French, 4 Irish and 2 German boats for the 1st GBR Selector/Open event today, making a total field of 72 boats. But the wind blew – 30 knots, gusting 40 knots – and racing was abandoned at 13.00 GMT. On Sunday, it is hoped that there will be 4 races, but the forecast is more of the same!. Anyone wanting the latest check out the GBR website – via link above.