Potro Rotondo met the regatta with a heavy mistral to 35-50 knots, with gusts to an extreme 80. Because of this the race started only on Friday, September 20. However, the winds had returned to normal and the class Melges 32 got a new champion - ARGO crew from the USA. Out of two Russian crews the best results were shown "Synergy." - 11th place. Twice during the regatta Synergy was in the top three.
With gusts to extremes
World Championship Melges 32 took place in Italy from 18th to 22nd of September.
Image courtesy of: Melges 32 Class Association