McGain takes 4 bullets in Maui Race series
Phil McGain sporting his new Carbon Art 55cm production board and 6.6 TR-1 MauiSail stormed to 4 victories today in the 40-49 age division of the Maui Fin company sponsored Maui Race series slalom event.
With trade winds picking up at Kanaha all morning the scene was set for a great days racing with most sailors using between 5.9 and 6.6m sails. Over 60 competitors competed in morning and afternoon races.
McGain getting flying starts was pushed hard by another MauiSails rider Mike Yasik, but managed to get clear at the first mark and held his lead on all four of the heats.
“The new boards are feeling great, I had tones of speed and very good control in the choppy conditions”, said McGain as he finished off a clean sweep of his division.