The sailing competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games gets underway on Sunday with three classes in action on the waters off Weymouth. The Finn class kicks competition off with a race on the Nothe spectator course before moving offshore for a second race, with the Women’s Match Racing taking over in front of the crowd. The Star class will contest two races on the Weymouth Bay West course.
Aussies in action:
Finn – Brendan Casey – Race 1, 12pm – Nothe Course
Finn – Brendan Casey – Race 2, 1.30pm – Weymouth Bay West
Women’s Match Racing – Olivia Price, Nina Curtis, Lucinda Whitty – Race 1 v Finland, 2.30pm – Nothe Course
Women’s Match Racing – Olivia Price, Nina Curtis, Lucinda Whitty – Race 2 v France, 4.30pm – Nothe Course
For Sunday: A shower or two but long fine breaks.
SW winds 13/18 knots.
Follow the action:
Australian Sailing Team Twitter – www.twitter.com/AusSailingTeam
Australian Sailing Team Facebook – www.facebook.com/AustralianSailingTeam
ISAF Live Blog: http://live.2012.sailing.org/Event/ISAF_Olympic_Sailing_Blog
London 2012 official website: www.london2012.com