On Friday, the 18 Footer Super Cup Series was sailed in Sydney, a VIP race held in 3 races. The boats were skippered by Australian sailing celebrities, and skiffs and crews were from the current 18-footer scene. Despite moderate winds, numerous capsizes of inexperienced teams occurred. —– In the end, Americas Cup veteran Adam Beashel AUS came out on top with three 2nd places, benefiting from the experienced Winning Group crew of Seve Jarvin AUS and Sam Newton AUS, both multiple JJ Giltian Trophy winners. The report and the video replay of the Live transmisson.. —– This morning UTC, the 15th race of the Club Championship was sailed in Sydney in light winds – see live broadcast on www.sailing-news.us —– In one week the JJ Giltinan Trophy, the unofficial world championship of the 18-footer class, will start.