Saturday, June 09, 2012
Start of the Giraglia Week - 1st Race Artie Provisionally 6th
Well the first race of the Giraglia week is over and the provisional results are out showing ARTIE to be in 6th place IRC overall. A good result! Winds it seems were up and down throughout the night and morning.
This first race started out from San Remo in Italy at midnight last night and they raced through the night and finished late morning in St. Tropez, France.
They have a tough week of racing ahead. The programme is as follows:
Sunday 10th to Tuesday 12th Inshore racing
Wednesday 13th The Giraglia (around 240 miles long)
Friday 15th Prize Giving