2014 A Class Worlds - Takapuna New Zealand
Excellent range of conditions from light,medium and strong winds and quite flat water. The wind was challenging with shifts of up to 20° at times and areas of more or less wind strength.
Really it was a case of two fleets - the 'Foilers' and the rest.
The Foilers were using J type centreboards , the rest normal C type curved boards.
From the top 10 , Foilers finished 1,2,3,5,6
A breakdown on gear used was:
1st , 2nd , 3rd ,5th DNA / J Foils / Ashby sail / Fiberfoam #14 Mast
4th Exploder / C Foils / Landenberger / Fiberfoam #14
7th , 8th Exploder / C Foils / Ashby / Fiberfoam #14
9th DNA / C Foils / Brewin / Fiberfoam #14
10th Nikita / C Foils / Brewin / Fiberfoam #14
Results 1 Glenn Ashby (AUS),2 Blair Tuke (NZ) , 3 Peter Burling (NZ) , 4 Andrew Landenberger (AUS) , 5 Ray Davies (NZ) , 6 Nathan Outteridge (AUS) , 7 Scott Anderson (AUS) , 8 Brad Collett (AUS)
, 9 Adam Beattie (AUS) , 10 Steve Brewin (AUS)