Kieler Woche 2011: Farr Bar II
During the week, 5,000 sailors and 3 million spectators were at Kiel Week 2011, one of the world's largest sailing competitions.
The Swedish boat FarrBar II from Malmö were gold medalists after three hard days and nine races. The winner had a very impressive serie with six bullets! 1,3,2,1,3,1,1,1, 1.
On board Farrbar II;
Helmsman Martin Strandberg
Main trimmer Mikael Stamming
Tactician Martin Warnbring
Jib/spinn trimmer Niclas Gerdbo
Pit Matias Bodlund
Mast Maria Westeman
Foredeck Jonas Holm
Second was the German boat Topaz and three became Forums ILS, KSSS, Stockholm.
Unfortunatelly Orca had to whitdraw from racing after a crach with a X-99 sailing on the same race course. Orca is repaired and will attend the next Swedish Grand Prix; sandhamn Race week, with eleven Farr 30 on the starting line!