Dianshan Lake 24hr Regatta

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17 teams competed in the 2nd 24hr Dianshan Lake Regatta organized by Shanghai Yacht Club in collaboration with Shanghai Boat and Yacht Club and several other organizations. Two courses were laid out, one for keelboats and one for dinghies.

SYC laid on food and entertainment for those crew resting between their racing slots and for everyone else watching the event. During the second day, the mayor of Qingpu came to open the Tourism Festival. Wind conditions were good between 5 and 12 knots and even during the clear moonlit night the wind continued.

Results amongst the 11 Dinghy class competitors were as follows:

results 24 hour race

 

It was a very close competition with only 13 seconds between 1st and 2nd place in the corrected average
lap times. Pirate Parts retaining their crown for the 2nd year.

For those who enjoyed the event, Hebe Haven are organizing a similar event on Hong Kong on 26th/27th
October weekend, anyone interested in forming a team to attend should contact Markus Winter mawiborabora@me.com

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