25th of August 2012, Latvia, 2012 FW Worlds

Final day reports

19:20 | No change to the results postede after protests - now off to the prize giving

17:10 | three protests to be heard at 17:30 before results can be final.

17:02 | Prize Giving ceremony tonight at 20.00hrs in the centre of town; followed , i am sure , by a big party

17:00 | AP over A - no more racing this championship is over. The wind is still below the minimum required to start a race for women and silver

16:43 | the wind is currentlty 5>8 knots

16:43 | Top Ten in Gold fleet after race 6 - GBR83, AUS0, POL507, POL10, GER122, POL16, BRA50, DEN24, NED52, FRA823

16:40 | Top ten finishers - AUS0, NED52, GBR83, POL507, DEN24, BRA999, FRA531, POR5, POL48, FRA823

16:20 | We are waiting for the wind again ...

15:56 | The wind is down to 7knots - the girls and silver are held on the beach

15:55 | at the finish - AUS0, NED52, GBR83 ...

15:41 | followed by POL507, DEN24,

15:40 | correction - AUS0 ahead of GBR83 and NED52 as they approasch the downwind

15:40 | At mark 1 - GBR83, NED52,

15:36 | OCS - POL555, NED13

15:35 | Race 6 is underway for gold fleet

15:30 | we are in sequence for a start

15:15 | the wind is 9>12 knots

15:15 | Class fclag up on the beach - 15 minutes to warning signal for gold fleet

15:00 | AP down - the wind has definately picked up

14:30 | The wind has changed direction and picked up a little - around 5/6 knots

13:45 | zero wind - but nice lunch

12:15 | the wind dropped , we are on hold at the beach

11:30 | AP down at the beach

11:18 | Good morning - we have 5 to 6 knots of wind and the forecast has changed. Maybe we have 1 or 2 hours with minimum wind and later it drops to 2>4 knots

09:23 |

09:22 | good morning- not much wind at the moment, skippers meeting at 10.00; possibility of racing this afternoon