Mother Nature has F1H2O season opener in choke hold “Saturday activity called off”
via @F1H2O: Saturday, 22 April, PORTIMAO (Portugal): The strong winds that have plagued this weekend’s opening round of the UIM F1H2O World Championship have forced the hand of race director Luis Ribeiro to postpone today’s official qualifying.
A revised timetable of activities will be announced shortly.
Saturday, 22 April, PORTIMAO (Portugal): The UIM F1H2O Grand Prix of Portugal which was originally scheduled to start at 13.30hrs tomorrow [Sunday 23 April] will now start at 13.00hrs [local].
Today’s BRM Official Qualifying which was postponed due to the extreme winds gusting across the Arade River, has been replaced with a 90 minute timed practice session tomorrow morning starting at 09.00rs, with all 19 boats on the water for the full duration.
SUNDAY 23 April
09.00–10.30hrs: Practice/BRM Qualifying
13.00–14.00hrs: UIM F1H2O Grand Prix of Portugal
14.10–14.20hrs: Podium Presentation
Seems like it's only running-in engines today.. #f1h2o #portimao #portugal #viafreefi #toowindy pic.twitter.com/2b412sM5N1
— Team F1LIP (@F1LIPRoms) April 22, 2017
F1H2O 2017 Season opener at Portimao
#F1H2O UIM World Championship – PHOTO GALLERY – GRAND PRIX OF PORTUGAL – ALGARVE 2017 https://t.co/8DlnHI8YWL pic.twitter.com/dbRxvu4yBd
— Raceday Live 🏁 (@HydroRacerTV) April 22, 2017