The final day's three races of the RORC IRC National Championship was blessed with phenomenal racing conditions in the Central and Eastern Solent with a solid southwesterly wind ranging from 12-20
After the opening day's wild west show, the serene Eastern and Central Solent was chosen as the combat zone for the second day of the RORC IRC National Championship.
Azzurra won the 2015 TP52 World Championship with a race to spare, finishing 14 points clear of second placed Platoon while only one point separated third from fifth, Provezza
Carrying a 14 points lead going into the final day of the TP52 World Championship, Azzurra needs only two solid results on Saturday to be sure of collecting the title.
With the southwesterly wind gusting to more than 25 knots, the RORC IRC National Championship kicked off with three lively races in the western Solent for the 45-strong fleet.
From a long and hot day on the Bay of Palma, Azzurra increased her overall lead at the top of the scoreboard of the TP52 World Championship thanks to a second in the windward-leeward race,
Race wins have been somehwat elusive for Ergin Imre’s team on the 52 Super Series circuit this season.
German Harm Müller-Spreer’s Platoon team sit on top of the leaderboard after the first day of racing on the Bay of Palma for the TP52 World Championship Porto Portals.
The Coutts Quarter Ton Cup 2015 finished in spectacular style with four windward leeward races in champagne sailing conditions.