In moderate Tramontana with 20 to 25 knots sailors from more than 25 countries started the challenge!

After an incredible 40 km race – less than 45 minutes for the winner and almost 2h30 for the last one – Patrick Diethelm, top PWA Slalom racer from Italy, crossed the finish line in pole position followed by Bieuzy Mauffret (France), while Laurent Gaüzère (New Caledonia) scored a nice 3rd place ahead of Tine Slabe from Slovenia. More about day 1 here.

The girls category saw the victory of Karin Jaggi from Switzerland  PWA Slalom World Champion.