grb 2014 inlands 1With a large percentage of the UK D-One fleet only arriving home from their Gold Cup just days earlier in the week a depleted fleet of D-One's attended their Inland Championships at Oxford Sailing Club over the weekend of the 25th/26th October.   Saturday was shared with the D-Zero's and International Canoe's. The aim of the day was for short action packed racing and minimal faff and that's exactly what the race officer served up with four 35-40 minute three lap races back to back.

 day1 img1 croppedIl giorno di apertura della Gold Cup si è presentato con condizioni impegnative,i concorrenti provenienti da 9 nazioni si sono svegliati nella splendida cornice della baia di Alassio con un bel sole e una brezza che è durata tutto il giorno. Durante la giornata c'è stata grande alternanaza nelle parti alte della flotta, con Nick Craig alla fine in testa  seguito dal ceco Peter Fiala a 4 punti e Uberto Crivelli Visconti, neo campione italiano 49er.

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There were dramatic conditions for the opening day of the D-One Gold Cup. Competitors from 9 nations woke up to a sunny morning and the breeze built throughout the morning of Day1 in the beautiful backdrop of Alassio Bay.

During the day there was a great deal of chopping and changing at the front of the high calibre fleet. GBR's Nick Craig led the fleet overnight tied with Peter Fiala CZE on 4 points. Uberto Visconti ITA finished off the top 3 after just claiming the 49er Italian nationals.

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You can view the minutes online from the following links or you can download them in pdf format from the attachments section lower on this page.

2013 International AGM minutes

 

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