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18ft Skiff NSW Championship on Sydney Harbour - Race 4

by Frank Quealey 14 Jan 07:07 GMT 14 January 2018
The three leaders approach the bottom mark at the end of the first lap during Race 3 of the 18ft Skiff NSW Championship © Frank Quealey

Southerly winds gusting to more than 40-knots for most of the day forced race officials to postpone Race 4 of the NSW Championship on Sydney Harbour today.

Every effort was made to get a start, but even after delaying the scheduled start time by 90 minutes, officials had no alternative but to postpone the race.

One possibility now is to possibly stage two 'sprint-style' races next Sunday so the full five-race championship can be completed on the scheduled final day.

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