3rd annual Western Lake Superior J24 Championship July 27th, 28th and 29th 2012
Hosted by J24 Fleet 165 and the Duluth Yacht Club
Results and race conditions;
Racing started on Saturday about 11:00 with a 5-7 knot SSW wind and about 80 degrees temperature. Racing was held on Lake Superior near the business district for spectator participation, 4 races were held. A social event with music, dancing, stories of the day and great food followed.
Day 2, racing started on Sunday about 11:00 with a very light shifting WSW wind in the Duluth Superior Harbor with a temperature of 78 about degrees, about half way through the first leg the breeze built to 7-8 knots and filled in over the course. The breeze built over the day to a steady 10 knots and provided great competition and very close finishes on 5 races.
PRO John Hoenig put off 9 races over 2 days with only 2 short postponements.
Results for Saturday July 28th and Sunday July 29th 2012 (Races 1-9)