JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiffs: Strong breeze again for Race 7 - PredictWind

No action yesterday in the rigging area - JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship 2013, Race 6

A strong breeze is forecast for the final race of the 64th JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship being sailed on Sydney Harbour, at 3.00pm.

PredictWind is showing a breeze at increasing through the day to an 18kts average at the race start time of 3.00pm - less than yesterday and which should be sailable.

The winds are also predicted be in the NNE and steady throughout the day.

This prognosis has been based on a reference point in the centre of Sydney Harbour, and will obviously vary on the edges of the course

Wind Strength for Sydney Harbour from two PredictWind feeds - February 24, 2013)

Wind Direction for Sydney Harbour from two PredictWind feeds - February 24, 2013)


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Thurlow Fisher Lawyers on the last kite run down to the finish to take out the race on day 4 - 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championships 2013 - Day 4
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Viewing the JJ Giltinan 18 Ft Skiffs:

Spectator ferries will follow each of the seven races in the championship, leaving Double Bay Wharf 30 minutes before the start of each race. Races 1 and 6 (Saturdays 16 and 23 February) start at 4pm while all other races start at 3pm.

Races 2, 3, 4, 5 and 7 will be sailed on 17, 19, 20, 21 and 24 February.

For those who can’t make it onto the spectator ferry, there are many ways to follow the championship:

Live Tracking: http://www.tractrac.com/index.php?page=eventpage&id=274!click_here

Video Coverage and ‘Pick-the-Podium’: www.jj18footerstv.com!click_here

For the official leaderboard: http://www.18skiff.com/skiff-results!click_here