The weather was pretty calm for the earlier groups but the wind began to pick up later. Big surprise number one: Barbara Buatois dropped the Varna BM at launch; it later transpired that someone had made a bit of a horlicks of adjusting the gadget which limits steering movement. These things have little enough steering lock as it is.
|Steve Nash launches Barbara Buatois, shortly before she fell over|
|Team Trisled's vehicles: Completely Overzealous (L) and Nitro|
|John Jackson & Larry Lem prepare Glowworm for its > 69mph run|