|Matador, Kialoa V (US-13131) and Obsession (US-40704) in tight startline action during the 1987 Maxi World Championships|
|Matador and Boomerang in a tight tactical situation in the tricky waters of Buzzards Bay, Newport|
Il Moro di Venezia surprised many by coming out on top of the mini-maxis, with a mix of regular and borrowed crew. Obsession, although new in 1986, could not break through and had to settle for second place, along with Cannonball.
|Ondine VII breaks off on port while Obsession (left) and Boomerang continue on starboard|