Welcome to Final Friday!
We are winding up for the final day of Quantum Key West 2015. Yesterday’s conditions showed why racing in Key West is spectacular! The forecast for today shows stronger breeze for the morning with an estimate of 15-20 and trending lower as the afternoon progresses.
Division 2 warning is at 1030 – with the intent of sailing 3 races. Division 1 and 3 warning is at 1130 – with 2 races scheduled.
The Daily and Overall awards will be presented this evening @1845. In addition to the Daily and Overall awards, Midwinter Championship Trophies will be presented to the following classes:
- Melges 24
- Melges 32
- J/70 – The Marlow Trophy, and the Corinthian Trophy
CONGRATULATIONS to Bradley Faber and his team on the J/111 Utah who was presented with the Boat of the Day Award on Thursday.
There are some close classes going into the final race day. Slap on sunblock and hold on to your hats! Three of the four GC 32s are tied on points (16), the same situation is in the Maxi class with Bella Mente and Numbers tied on points (15). In the J/70 class, 3 points separate Calvi Network and Helly Hansen. In J/88, only 2 points sit between Deviation and Touch2Play . Wahoo!
Enjoy a great day on the water, see you on the race course!