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AP Xavier Rohart and Pierre Alexi Ponsot, from France, lead Fredrik Loof and Max Salminen, of Sweden, into a turn during a Star series race at the Miami - Photo

Xavier Rohart and Pierre Alexi Ponsot, from France, lead Fredrik Loof and Max Salminen, of Sweden, into a turn during a Star series race at the Miami

Thursday January 26, 08:46 PM
Xavier Rohart and Pierre Alexi Ponsot, from France, lead Fredrik Loof and Max Salminen, of Sweden, into a turn during a Star series race at the Miami Olympic Classes Regatta on Biscayne Bay in Miami, Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012. More than 500 sailors from 44 countries are competing in the steppingstone to the Olympic games. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)