The three trimarans crossed the finish line of the 50th edition of the Transpacific Yacht Race (Transpac) off Diamond Head, Honolulu, Hawaii on Thursday
It couldn’t have been any more exciting on the fifth and final day of the 2019 12 Metre World Championship hosted by Ida Lewis YC
It was close, with the first five crews covered by just three points after six days of racing, but Richard Whitworth and Jemima Scroggie took the Salcombe Week title
Two races in 11-14 knot breezes Thursday proved that winning will be no easy task at the 2019 12 Metre World Championship
Salcombe Gin Merlin Week will all be decided on the final day with the penultimate day producing a two-way tie at the top of the leaderboard.
12 Metre Worlds Day Two: Lead Changes in Three Divisions after second day of racing in a five-day series on the waters of Rhode Island Sound
Two races were completed on the first day the 12 Metre World Championship> hosted by Ida Lewis Yacht Club, Newport, Rhode Island, USA.
Richard Whitworth and Jemima Scroggie won their flight race on day 3 to keep a two point lead at Salcombe Gin Merlin Week.