Postponement ashore

 

The strong easterly continues to blow in the Mediterranean and the bay of La Napoule hasn’t been spared by it, with gusts exceeding 25 knots.

During the traditional morning skippers briefing, Principal Race Officer Jérôme Nutte informed the crews of a postponement of today’s races. “There is still a big swell and sailing in the Eastern Bay looks like a roller-coaster. ride” He explained, confirming that the organisers would get any chance to get the racing started, more likely at mid-afternoon. The race officials of the Régates Royales - Trophée Panerai are ready to fire the first signal, weather permitting…