ISAF - International Sailing Federation

01/25/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/25/2020 10:45

Day #6 Morning Report - Hempel World Cup Series Miami

It's time to 'rise and shine' for the sailor athletes who qualified to compete in Saturday's Medal Races. Early start times across seven classes have been scheduled in order to capture the morning breeze.

The optimal time for breeze on Saturday will likely be between 08:00 and 11:00 local time. Wind speeds are expected to drop after 12:00. Breeze is expected to be in the 4-9 knot range this morning from the NNW-N, especially in northern part of the Bay. There is potential for a sea breeze later this afternoon, but likely not until 15:00 and 16:00.

Saturday Medal Races - Men's and Women's 470, Laser, Radial, Finn and Men's and Women's RS:X will be available to watch here.

Patchy fog this morning on the Bay, with a few clouds and mostly sunny conditions. Temperatures are in the in mid-70s.

Today's schedule:

Class Course Races Start Time
Men's One Person Dinghy Heavy - Finn Medal Medal 11:27
Women's One Person Dinghy - Laser Radial Medal Medal 10:21
Men's One Person Dinghy - Laser Medal Medal 10:54
Men's Two Person Dinghy - 470 Medal Medal 09:48
Women's Two Person Dinghy - 470 Medal Medal 09:10
Men's Windsurfer - RS:X Medal Medal 12:33
Women's Windsurfer - RS:X Medal Medal 12:00

Find out how to follow the event below:

EVENT WEBSITE
Click here for further information on Miami and the Hempel World Cup Series - https://miami.ussailing.org/.

ENTRIES / RESULTS / SCHEDULE
Click here to view the entry list in full.

Click here for the schedule.

Results will be available here - http://sailing.org/worldcup/results/index.php.

WATCH
Daily highlights and live streamed Medal Races on Saturday 25 January will be available across the World Sailing YouTube Channel. Click here to subscribe.

Saturday Medal Races - Men's and Women's 470, Laser, Radial, Finn and Men's and Women's RS:X will be available to watch here.

SAP SAILING ANALYTICS
Live tracking, sailor analytics, live weather data and racing status will be available on the SAP Sailing Analytics here - http://hwcs2020-round2.sapsailing.com/.

SOCIAL MEDIA
Follow the event on World Sailing's social networks and get involved in the conversation using #hwcsmiami
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/worldsailingofficial/
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/worldsailingofficial/
Twitter - @worldsailing

PRESS RELEASES
All World Sailing international press releases throughout the duration of the Hempel World Cup Series, including the latest news and reports, are available to read here - http://www.sailing.org/worldcup/news/index.php.

HEMPEL WORLD CUP SERIES
The World Cup Series is a world-class, annual series of Olympic sailing for elite and professional sailors. Over 2,000 of the World's leading sailors, representing over 75 nations have competed in the World Cup Series which offers a definitive guide to the best-of-the-best in the Olympic sailing world.