Incredibly Tense And Tight Finish
14:45:40 End of Race 6. Quantum wins, followed by Synergy, Matador and Bribón, who still lead by just one point!!!
15:13:26 Last race of the 2009 TP52 World Championship about to start.
15:26:01 Finishing the first beat, Matador leads, followed by Valars and Synergy, Quantum and Bribón. Shifty top of the beat.
15:31:25 Windward Mark: Matador, Valars, Artemis, Quantum, Henri Lloyd, Synergy, Cristabella, Bribón, Audi Q8, Paprec.
15:39:41 Valars, Artemis and Quantum together down the run.
15:43:55 Leeward Gate: Matador (left), Valars (right), Artemis (right), Quantum (left), Synergy, Henri Lloyd …
15:57:56 Windward Mark: Matador, Valars, Artemis, Quantum, Synergy, Henri Lloyd.
Quantum need to move up if they want to beat Matador.
16:01:26 Quantum and Bribón going right; the rest of the fleet is going left…
16:06:30 Quantum is got a little bit of extra pressure on the right. It’s gonna be close with Artemis.
16:09:54 Quantum gybe ahead of Artemis. The Americans need one more…
16:11:42 Matador win the race, Valars, Quantum, Artemis, Synergy…
And win the championship on basis of a better score in the tie break…
(23 points each, 2 firsts each, 3 thirds vs 2 thirds)
MATADOR IS THE 2009 TP52 WORLD CHAMPION!!!
QUANTUM RACING 2nd, ARTEMIS 3rd.