Bart was one of only seven boats to finish the first heat of the club championship after a brutal southerly ripped through the fleet.
They won’t mind if things are on the fresh side again on Saturday.
"Just finishing was an achievement that day," Cohen said.
"I don’t think it will be as wild this time around but the boys will be ready for whatever is thrown up.
"It would be great if we could finish the day still in the top three."
Meanwhile, newly-minted state champions Fire Stopping continued its winning ways with victory in last weekend's sprint series at Manly.