ISAF - International Sailing Federation

01/23/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/23/2020 09:29

Day #4 Morning Report - Hempel World Cup Series Miami

Sailors should expect tricky conditions on Thursday, especially in the afternoon on Day #4 of 2020 Hempel World Cup Series Miami.

Patchy fog early and partly to mostly cloudy throughout the day including a slight chance of showers is forecasted. Warmer temperatures than Wednesday and Tuesday are expected with the high near 76 degrees.

Most of the day will be a ENE-E gradient wind. Wind speeds may increase with the ENE wind to 10-15 knots this morning. Afternoon breeze will average 7-12 knots and perhaps lower.

2020 Hempel World Cup Series Miami partnered is partnering with the Fort Lauderdale to Key West Race this year. Thursday is the start of this new Doublehanded Offshore Event. Doublehanded offshore teams will start south of Port Everglades and the boats will race to Key West, with an expected course length of approximately 160 miles.

Today's schedule:

Class Course Races Start Time
Men's One Person Dinghy Heavy - Finn A 2 13:00
Women's One Person Dinghy - Laser Radial B 2 13:30
Men's One Person Dinghy - Laser B 2 11:00
Men's Two Person Dinghy - 470 C 2 13:30
Women's Two Person Dinghy - 470 C 2 11:30
Men's Windsurfer - RS:X A 3 11:10
Women's Windsurfer - RS:X A 3 11:00

Find out how to follow the event below:

Click here for further information on Miami and the Hempel World Cup Series -

Click here to view the entry list in full.

Click here for the schedule.

Results will be available here -

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.

Live tracking, sailor analytics, live weather data and racing status will be available on the SAP Sailing Analytics here -

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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 -

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.