Friday, August 3, 2007

Extreme 40's at Cowes Week

Day One of the iShares Cup at Skandia Cowes Week brought glamorous sailing conditions to the Solent with the drama and action of Extreme 40 racing unfolding in a series of soaring hulls, damaged boats and heartbroken sailors. The eight-boat fleet kept the crowds basking in the British sunshine along the shore fully entertained throughout the five high-octane races. British team Basilica maintained their domination of the fleet in the 10-15 knots of wind but the rest of the fleet are hungry for good results and BT were hot on the heels of the leaders.

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