Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Viper and J/80 Sport Boats Sailing at Lake Pleasant (Sunday, 21 October 2012)

Sportboats hanging together on the east side of Lake Pleasant during Fall Series racing day four. Pairs of Vipers and J/80s keep it very close.

Snakes and J/80s downwind at Arizona's Lake Pleasant
Sunday saw a slightly different cast of racers and boats; a trimaran and some of the Catalina 22s went home, but were replaced by a group of catamarans.

Viper 46 finishing

Viper 221 finish

Sunday was quite nice on the water, with the winds quickly switching from a northerly early morning drainage wind to the more prevailing southerly direction while the race committee was setting the courses. A lull set in near mid-day and many boats went home, but more winds followed within an hour, letting people still on the lake enjoy cruising around or sailing just for fun.

J/80 Kicks finishing

J/80 Kicks leaving the finish line


At 6:43 AM, November 01, 2012, Blogger Unknown said...

Nice Photo shoot at Lake Pleasant, really nice place.

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