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18 Footer – Australian Championship 2020 – Sydney AUS – Races 4 & 5 both won by SMEG


In rainy weather with initial 18kn, later slightly decreasing winds, races no. 4 and 5 of the Australian Championship were sailed yesterday. Both races ended with close decisions. —– SMEG with Michael Coxon AUS won twice. The 2nd race was decided on the line, with the top 5 finishing within 10 seconds! In the overall standings, tech2 (Jack Macartney AUS) managed to stay ahead by a close margin. 3 races are left in the Australian Championship, the final preparation for Marchs JJ Giltinan Trophy, where the New Zealanders, winners in the past two editions, will join the fleet. —– The report and the video replay of the day.