19 6906 was approaching the windward mark on starboard tack and on the lay line.
At the zone, 19 2674 was on the same tack and clear ahead, just under the lay line.
19 2674 tacked inside the zone and made contact with 196906 after passing head to wind and before reaching a close hauled course.
19 6906 luffed but could not avoid contact.
There was no damage.
19 2674 did a 2 turns penalty approximately 100 m from the mark after getting clear of other competitors
The wind was 18 to 25 knots and the sea 1 to 1.5 m