In the three-boat fleet of Maxi 1, currently Sorcha emerged as the top boat of the day, and is skippered this year by Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille 2019's ambassador, Pierre Casiraghi. SHK Scallywag, the Dowell 100, sits in second overall, followed by Ambersail 2. Miles Seddon, navigator for SHK Scallywag, was pleased with their first day out. "What a nice day - we had great wind, a few small squalls came through which made it a bit gusty and shifty," he said. "It was a really nice course, and a really good effort." In Maxi 2, the Swan 80 Selene owned by Wendy Schmidt, sits in 1st, followed by Windfall and Sojana.