European Championship 2011 Laser 4.7 in Workum, the Netherlands
The Championship will last until 14th of july. The first 4 days are qualifications (8 races) and the last 2 days (4 races) are the finals in the 4 different groups. Official review to the first 2 sailing days :
Sunday 10 July - day 2:
15.25: girls fleets are coming in. It just started raining.
Boys still on the water.
All races started in time. 10 knots.
Steady water - Track and Trace is used. It is busy on the site as well in the tent: the races can be followed on screens.
Saturday 9 July - day 1:
The first race was postponed for 2 hours due to very strong winds. When going on the water the wind speed dropped to about 5 knots.
When starting, fortunately, we had good winds - about 16 knots - difficult waves.