73 skippers were greeted by the Two Islands RYC and lined up to have their photo taken, whether it was a beauty pageant or a rogues gallery was not entirely certain.
Despite a nice top suit breeze the wind direction made conditions testing for competitors and race team alike, with course changes and sailing away from the control area creating difficulties for all.
4 races were completed with race officer Graham Allen calling a halt to the day at 6.30pm, with most skippers re appearing in the bar at 7.00pm!
Current standings for all skippers are on the results page HERE
After day 1 the current top 10 standings are: