8 out of 16 race wins for GBR on day 2 of Worlds!
Saturday in Australia brought moderate to light conditions with soaring temperatures and plenty of sunshine. The wind was N/NE 10-15 knots then a weak Southerly sea breeze. Zinc sticks were applied to noses and necks.Yellow flight today included four GBR boats with Richardson/Groves taking charge with four bullets. Race 3 was the most closely contended with the first three boats finishing within a few seconds of each other.Peters/Fitzgerald were in red and finished second on the day"s leader board, winning the two afternoon races as the breeze weakened. They take the overall lead from Thomas/Warren.Australian female team Natrass/Muller had a good day and are chasing the Danish and Dutch teams, closely followed by Diamond/Hampshire and Peters/Lasko, who made a bid for gold fleet by winning their last two races in green flight.Other race wins: Australians Mighell/Llewelyn (two wins), New Zealanders Maloney/Tuke, Australians O"Rourke/Walker, Danish male team Sogaard/ Kristensen and female team Andersen/