The Fireball World Championship began yesterday in Montreal CAN with two races sailed in light 8 to 10kn winds and the first leaders are Claude Mermod/Ruedi Moser SUI tied with the Dobson/Wagstaff GBR both with the day ranks 5 and 1. On rank 3 one point behind are McFarlaine/Payne AUS. Debbie Kirkby/Greg Ferguson CAN are 9th, Clay Poulson/Lukas Klier USA 28th. 42 teams from 10 nations and 4 continents participate. —– The results and the event website.