Olympic Classes – Trofeo Princesa Sofia – Palma ESP – first races today

869 boats from 67 nations – a record participation of over 1200 sailors – will be starting today to the 50th Trofeo Princesa Sofia in Palma de Mallorca. The Jubilee was celebrated yesterday evening at the event opening in presence of SAR the Princesa.
For today’s racing, the weather forecast predicts moderate winds around 12kn. The daily news bulletin contains statements of three of the Olympic Champions present, i.e. Peter Burling NZL, Giles Scott GBR and Santiago Lange ARG, speaking about their goals.
Racing can be followed as from 10h UTC live on the event website.