At 9.30 UTC in Trieste ITA this morning, the start to the Barcolana with over 2000 boats on the starting line will be given. Among the prominent starters this year are Dee Caffari GBR and Sally Barkow USA. The wind however will most probably be absent according to the forecast. A preview. —– For one week now, supporting acts to the Barcolana have been underway. Among other events, the new Olympic discipline Mixed Offshore was on the program. Seven national teams (AUT, BEL, FRA, AUS, ESP, USA, ITA) sailed on the new L30 yachts with Lisa Berger/Christian Kargl AUT as winner. The news. A ranking list was not posted. —– The event website.