24th of October 2009, Brazil, Sao Paulo Grand Prix 2009

Day four. Ceri reports...

16:03 | full results will be posted very soon . Come back later for day report, photos and results after protests..

16.02 | Top 10 finishers race 8 - DEN111, BRA999, BRA2497, ARG3, BRA50, BRA3333, FRA74, GBR83, BRA177, BRA1811

16:00 | Top 10 finishers race 7 - DEN111,BRA50, GBR83, BRA999,ARG3, BRA2497, BRA3333, BRA4444, BRA74, BRA177

15:05 | we are waiting for the results to come in from the boat - there is a problem with the radio. sory for the delay

18:43 |

14:42 | First finisher- DEN111, BRA999, maybe it was BRA 2497 in 3rd , ARG 3 , BRA50
very provisional ...

18:40 | It was not ITA 4 he crashed onn start line - protest coming up!


14:38 | at mark 1 for 2nd time - DEN111, BRA999, ITA4, BRA50

14:30 | at mark 1 - DEN111.ITA4

18:25 | clear start for race 8

14:22 | a lot of people at the beaches on the island - and many other watercraft afloat - this place gets busy at weekends and holidays. A favourite destination for residents of SAO PAULO

14:20 | we are in sequence for race 8 - last race for today

14:08 | at the finish - DEN111, BRA50, GBR83

14:o2 | at mark 1 for second time -DEN111, BRA50, GBR83, BRA999

13:55 | after 1 lap - GBR83, DEN111, BRA999, BRA50

13:45 | race 7 has started

13:30 | race 7 will be coming soon

13:07 | top 10 race ^ - GBR83, ITA4, BRA999, DEN111, BRA50, BRA74, BRA3333, BRA4444, ARG3, BRA5

13:05 | Top 10 rom race 5 - GBR83, DEN111, BRA999, ITA4, BRA3333, BRA50, BRA4444, BRA74, ARG3, BRA5

12:55 | sorry - BRA999 3rd in race 6 - full results soon


12:45 | first finishers - GBR83, ITA4, DEN111, BRA999.. the wind picked during that race- 20 knots

12:40 | at mark 1 - GBR83, ahead of ITA 4 and Den111or BRA999;

12:35 | the leading sailors are on the downwind for first lap

12:30 | clear start- from the start the fleet comes to wards the beach before tacking to the windward mark

12:25 | Warning signal for race 6 - great racing conditions

12:20 | first finishers race 5 - GBR83, DEN111, BRA999, ITA4,BRA3333

11:55 | race 5 is underway - a clean start ; wind 16/17 knots

11:54 | race 5 will be starting soon


11:01 | at the moment we have east wind and 15knots

10:59 | beautiful sunny and clear day - with wind ! For sure we will get 4 races today . AP is down and we hope to start race 5 very soon