It Will Become a Big Festival
The races start with the ringing of a gong.
Way out there, several hundred meters, was a marker.
Maybe, it would be a good idea to take some sailing lessons, before you try this.
Dropping the sail seemed to work best, when it was time to turn around, again.
Just before the bridge, that connects Ou Island to Okinawa, they had another marker.
Ou-Jima is Famous for Tempura and Sun-dried Squid
Unusual Boat Photos From Ou-Jima, Okinawa, Japan