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J/70 – J/70 North American Championship – Edgewater YC – Day 2 – two fresh wind races held, 3rd race cancelled

After a redress given by the Jury, B]Oivind Lorentzen[/B], Greenwich, CT, USA, and his team stayed on rank 1 overall. Joel Ronning, Excelsior, MN, USA, advanced on rank 2 with the day ranks 1 and 3. Three points behind follows John Baxter, Riverside, CT, USA on 3rd, but John Brim, Palm Beach, FL, USA on 4th, and Bruce Golison, Long Beach, CA, USA on 5zh are only one, respectively 2 points back. —– Two races were sailed on the second day of the J/70 North American Championship in a freshening northwesterly breeze of 15 to 20kn with gusts in the high 20s. The third race was cancelled due to excessive winds. —– Racing is planned till September 28th. —– The results.