The esse850 Swiss Open Championship took place between the 15th and 18th September 2016. Variable weather conditions characterized the event, with no races completed on Thursday. On Friday, a calm 5 knots morning breeze allowed one race to be sailed, whereas rain and no wind kept the fleet in the harbour in the afternoon. On Saturday, a beatiful morning breeze followed by a fantastic sutherly wind gusting up to 15 knots allowed for four races to be sailed, with similar conditions on Sunday afternoon allowing for two futher races. In total, seven races were sailed, with a total of 19 boats taking part in the event. Results and some pictures are posted below. Many thanks to all partecipants and the regatta staff!
The Laser PM for classes 4.7, radial and standard took place between the 3rd and 4th September 2016. Southerly breeze allowed for three races on Saturday, whereas the race on Saturday had to be abbandoned due to dying breeze. There were a total of 31 competitors, of which 22 in the 4.7 fleet, 7 in radial and 2 in standard. Results are posted below.