Lay day in Sydney today at the inofficial 18-Footer-Worlds. The two races completed so far were won by the defending champion Honda Marine with David McDiarmid NZL. Yesterdays win however was lucky as the leading Winning Group was forced to abandon the race after a collision with a spectator boat ripping the spinaker. Protest hearing from race one have not all been concluded and there is no cumulative ranking list availble now. The news of race 2.