A warm Peruvian welcome has been extended to competitors from all over the world at the Paracas Worlds. Nearly 50 competitors, all geared up ready to go, took part in the first practice race held on Monday afternoon in around 20 knots.
The Windguru forecast looks perfect for this championship starting Wednesday and with some top world class "names" taking part, competition will be intense.
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On Tuesday, registration done and formalities completed, time for some excellent Regatta fun! A chance to tune the equipment and experience the fantastic conditions in Paracas with the 12km JEEP Bay crossing mid afternoon.
View video of JEEP BAY CROSS HIGHLIGHTS (DEC 18th)
First Open: Nicolas Schreier PER 2, First Lady: Josefina Roeder PER 10, First Junior: Alessio Botteri PER 20.
Time to chill after the JEEP Prizegiving before heading off to the Opening Ceremony in the evening.
Monday 17th was registration and equipment inspection day with a practice race scheduled for the afternoon.
Championship racing starts Wednesday! Stay tuned, or visit Paracas Worlds on Facebook.