APL Race Week 2010 – X41 WC
Arendals Seilforening is the proud organizer of X-41 World Championship 2010. The race takes place in Arendal from August 4th throught August 8th 2010. The World Championship is a part of APL Race Week 2010 that commences July 31st.
EST 615 Technonicol takes her third win of four races and have got a good lead to the other Estonian team Forte (EST 475). Thomas Føyen and his crew on Lexington is back on third after 2nd place in race 4. The local sponsor BW Offshore with Petter Mørland Pedersen as helmsman came in as […]
Endelig er vi i gang! Dette har vi gledet oss til lenge, og forventningene og spenningen var stor før første start i dag. Det var fantastisk gøy å være 15 båter på startstreken, selv om linja nok føltes litt tight. Her må man virkelig kjempe for å komme godt ut!
X-41 World Championship had a nice start with steady wind and not too much sea. After first day it is double Estonia in the lead, with the Finish boat Nicole 4 at third. The best Norwegian boat NOR 9 Lexington is at 4th place. Tentative results are posted here: Results X-41 WC
Registration is now completed and all the 15 registered boats are ready to compete. Two preregistered boats did not show up. The weatherforcast for 1st day of sailing is cloudy. Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from southwest. 0 mm precipitation. List showing participating boats, helmsmen and its crew: X-41WC Crew list
For accommodation in Arendal we have listed three hotels in the center of Arendal and some places outside the city center. Arendal is popular in the summertime, so you better book rooms as soon as posible. If you bring an extra boat for sleeping, you can stay close to the race harbour for a small fee. […]