Originally Posted by brucat
Richard (chief umpire) explaining that they gave SWE a double penalty for going so far out of bounds, saving themselves at least one gybe. Then NZL slowed at the leeward gate, so SWE caught up too much, so they held them until they were back in position.

The presser ought to be interesting...


Yet SWE was sailing upwind on the downwind coarse near the boundary. BS!

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