Strong Winds at Stickl Trophy on Lake Garda

Two days of rain and strong northerly wind in Malcesine gave the organizers of Stickl Sportcamp Trophy a lot of trouble to finish the event with 2 races. Saturdays racing was blown out do to winds up to 35kts. Few teams went on the water anyway to test the sailing skills in heavy wheather.

Winners of Stickl Sportcamp Trophy 2013 having fun in 30kts of wind.

On Sunday wind was blowing up to 25kts and the race committe managed to finish 2 races in heavy rain. Six out of eleven teams went on the water and the first race went to Mastodont - SLO 083 with Gal Potrc Pajk at the helm in a photo finish againts another slovenian team on SLO 200. Second race of the day was dominated by Dejan Presen and his crew on SLO 200 with SLO 083 finishing second just a few meters ahead of GER 154 with Jocken Deckena as skipper.