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18 Footer – JJ Giltinan Trophy – Sydney AUS – Races 6 & 7


Two races were completed yesterday at the JJ Giltinan Trophy inspite of the light and unconstant winds on Sydney Harbour. Today is another lay day. On Saturday and Sunday, a race per day will be held, and we shall of course cover it livestream on these pages. Day winners yesterday were again the Kiwis. ASCC with the 49er helmsman Josh Porebski NZL was first in race 6, Honda Marine with David McDiarmid NZL was on top of race 7 and with a 9 point lead on Smeg with Michael Coxon AUS, the defense of the title is not far away. The sensation of the second race was Marinepool with Heinrich Bayern GER leading at the first mark, and finishing on the remarkable 5th final rank. The Germans moved up herewith on the 18th place. The ranking list, the daily news and a video interview with the days best (ranks 1 and 2) Josh Porebski NZL.