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Victory Team make it 3 in row at XCAT Lugano GP

A Fantastic win for the ARIF AL ZAFFAIN and NADIR BIN HENDI of the Victory Team after a clear start and maintaining the lead throughout the race reach speeds of up to 160 Kmh making it 3 Wins in a row. The first and only penalty of the race was given to boat number 22 CARPISA YAMAMAY for destroying a Buoy on one of the turns on the circuit. After the teams completion of 2 long laps saw the positions stabilize with Victory Team in 1st place, Abu Dhabi Team in 2nd and Gold Coats Australia in 3rd. Around Lap 11 we saw boat number 6 pull out with possible mechanical issues. After Victory Team and Abu Dhabi Team completed their final long lap, Gold Coast Australia came out of nowhere to pass RASHED SUHAIL AL TAYER and FALEH KHALFAN…

Third-placed Team Abu Dhabi ‘s Al-tayer And Al-mansoori Perfectly Placed To Challenge For Lugano Grand Prix Honours

Switzerland’s Lake Lugano played host to its first ever pole position qualifying for a UIM XCAT World Series event on Saturday afternoon. The Team Abu Dhabi 5 crew of Rashed Al-Tayer and Faleh Al-Mansoori qualified for Sunday’s race in third position, with pole honours going to the Gold Coast Australia crew of Tom-Barry Cotter and Ross Willaton. The series-leading Victory Team crew of Arif Saif Al-Zafeen and Nadir bin Hendi qualified in fourth and Lady Spain’s Jay Price and Joakhim Kumlin finished a fine second. After a pair of back-to-back races in the United Arab Emirates in the spring, the calmer waters of Lake Lugano were a welcome change for the impressive field of 14 boats that lined up for pole qualifying and the Dubai Duty Free Speed Cat Runs later in the afternoon. Team Abu Dhabi runs out of…

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