Friday came with a forecast of rain. It did rain during the 2nd race, but then the skies lightened for the 3rd and a 4th race was started. That's when it poured. Good wind all day.
Jeff Earl of Beverly, Massachusetts took Usual Suspect to finsh 24th. He was very sportsmanlike after the collision on day one when we damaged his port stanchions.
Juan Mauri of Ft. Worth, Texas took first in the last race to finish 7th overall.
Tim Rathbun from Joliet, Illinois was 33rd in Mobile Home .
Britt Drake of Panama City, Florida took 18th in the 6th race. This is the downwind leg of race 4.
The second day of racing of the J/24 MidWinters 2006. Before the first race, short break, before the start of race 2, and a spinnaker run with Tampa in the background. You need the Flash plugin to see the video, click the play button to see the video, 3.2 MB.
This video was taken with the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ2. A $200 camera designed mainly for still photography, it will take a 30 minute video with sound if you have the 1 Gig memory card.