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J/24 – 2019 J/24 North American Championship, Valle de Bravo MEX – day 2, Welles USA keeps the lead


With the day ranks 1/5/1, Will Welles (Portsmouth, RI, USA) and his team remain on rank 1 at the J/24 North American Championship in Mexico. Tony Parker (Washington DC, USA) is new on second after finishing 3/1/3 yesterday. Kenneth Porter (Valle de Bravo, DF, MEX) moved up on 3rd. Still in good positions to make the podium are Mark Laura (Medina, WA, USA) on 4th 2 points behind and Javier Velásquez (Mexico City) another 2 points back on 5th. After a short start delay, racing got underway in an 8-10kn breeze increasing to 10-14kn with puffs in the high teens. The results after 6 races. Ten races are scheduled from April 2 to 5.