International Sailing – Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   

Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 4 - Afternoon update 1 - First medals decided

In Enoshima the races of the day are over, the skiffs, the windsurfers and the Nacra 17 have finished their qualifications for tomorrow's Medal Races. But the first medal lists are already fixed: Yunxiu Lu CHN leads the RS:X-Windsurferinnen by 17 points and has a medal for sure. Katy Spychakov ISR could overtake her theoretically as the only one. There will probably be a Chinese victory at the RS:X-Windsurfer as well, the lead of Mengfan Gao CHN is 16 points. In the Nacra-17-Catamarans Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA are only 2 points ahead of John Gimson/Anna Burnett GBR. In 49er the Olympic champions Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL lead with 13 points. In 49erFX Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA moved up to one point to the leading Charlotte Dobson/Saskia Tidey GBR. All rankings.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   

Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 4 - Afternoon update 2

The 470s, Laser and Finns will be sailing their last qualifying regattas tomorrow, the battle for the top ten is coming to a head. In the 470 men[URL] Matthew Belcher/Will Ryan AUS lead only 3 points ahead of Anton Dahlberg/Frederik Bergström SWE. Ai Kondo/Miho Yoshioka JPN are still leading the [URL=tokyo2020.org/en/special/readysteadytokyo/sailing/data/Women's_One_Person_Dinghy-470_as_of_20_AUG_at_1426.pdf]470 women. In the Laser Standard Jesper Stalheim SWE was able to defend his 1st place. In the Laser Radial Emma Plaesschart BEL held its position as number 1. In the Finn Berecz Zsombor HUN increased his lead to 16 points. All rankings.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   

Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 4

 Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 4 Racing has been underway in Japan this morning UTC with the Windsurfers, Nacra 17 and 49er Skiffs concluding the qualifications for the Medal Races of tomorrow. The conditions are similar to yesterday with an initial 10kn wind increasing to 18kn during the day. ----- The preview. The updated results will be posted during this morning UTC on the event website.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   

Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 3

 Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 3 Good sailing conditions with an up to 15kn breeze prevailed yesterday in Japan, but the challenging courses tactically difficult and some surprises occurred. ----- In the 470 men, Matthew Belcher/Will Ryan AUS extended their lead on 5 points. ----- In the 470 women, Ai Kondo/Miho Yoshioka JPN have taken the lead. ----- As best of the day, Beresz Zsombor HUN moved up on first in the Finns. Finishing 3/2/2, Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL were the best in the 49ers. ----- In the 49ersFX, Charlotte Dobson/Sakia Tidey GBR increased their point advantage. 4 races were held by the Nacras 17 with Rugero Tia/Caterina Banti ITA on 1st controlling the fleet. ----- Yunxiu Lu CHN has now an 11 point lead in the RS:X women. ----- Chinese lead in the RS:X mden as well with Mengfan Gao CHN on top. ----- See separate news text below for the Lasers. ----- All ranking lists and the daily news.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   

Laser - Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 3

 Laser - Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 3 Sailing three races yesterday, the Laser catched up with the program. ----- As best of the day with the ranks 2/3/2, Jesper Stalheim SWE took the lead in the Lasers Standard, 9 points ahead of Sam Meech NZL. New on rank 3 is Matthew Wearn AUS. ----- Leader change in the Laser Radial, with Emma Plaesschart BEL, best of the day, on top. Sarah Douglas CAN advanced on rank 2. Maria Erdi HUN dropped on rank 3. ----- All ranking lists and the daily news.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   

Laser 4.7 - Youth World Championship 2019 - Kingston CAN - Day 2

 Laser 4.7 - Youth World Championship 2019 - Kingston CAN - Day 2 The Laser 4.7 Youth World Championship in Kingston CAN began yesterday with three races for the Boys fleet (split in two groups) and two races for the Girls. -----With three bullets in his group, Roko Stipanovic CRO took the lead in the Boys, Derin Baytur TUR and Dmitry Golovkin RUS follow tied on the ranks 2 and 3. 118 participants. ----- Marilena Makri CYP is first in the Girls with two race wins. Sara Savelli ITA finished twice on 2nd. Anja Von Allmen SUI follows on 3rd. 60 entrants. ----- All ranking lists and the event website.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   

Laser Standard & Radial - U21 - European Championship - Dziwnow POL

 Laser Standard & Radial - U21 - European Championship - Dziwnow POL The Laser U21 European Championship begins on the Baltic Sea today with 140 Laser Standard from 38 nations and 4 continents and 69 Radial Girls from 23 nations. ----- The entry lists, the event website and a 360°-drone panorama of the venue Dziwnow.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   

Finn - Norwegian Championship 2019 - Hankö NOR - Final results

 Finn - Norwegian Championship 2019 - Hankö NOR - Final results In Hankö NOR, the Norvegian Finn National Championship was held with Christoph Burger SUI and Anthony Nossiter AUS. Racing was inhibited on Saturday due to too strong winds. On Sunday, 4 races were sailed with Burger and Nossiter with identical race results. As winner of the final race, Christoph Burger SUI was crowned Champion. 15 participants from 4 nations. ----- The results (PDF) and the report of Christoph Burger.
International Sailing – Monday, August 19, 2019
Monday, August 19, 2019   

Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 3

 Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 3 Racing is already underway this morning UTC and the RS:X windsurfers have completed their program. ----- Leader change in the RS:X men with Mengfan Gao CHN new on rank 1. Thomas Goyard FRA on 2nd is 4, Mattia Camboni ITA as 3rd 5 points behind. ----- In the RS:X women, Yunxiu Lu CHN extended her lead on 12 points. Katy Spychakow ISR is on rank 2, Charline Picon FRA follows on 3rd 2 more points back. ----- The wind forecast is not very favorable. By noon, more results may be available on the event website. The media coverage by World Sailing for an event of this importance does not meet the minimum standards by far !
Monday, August 19, 2019   

Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 2

 Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 2 After the rough, windy opening day, light winds prevailed yesterday Sunday in Japan and only a reduced program could be held. ----- Agnieszka Skrzypulec/Jolanta Ogar POL won the only 470 women race and advanced on rank 1. ----- Jordi Xammar/Nicolas Rodriguez ESP defended their lead in the 470 men. ----- After the two races yesterday, Przybytek/Kolodzinski POL moved on rank 1 in the 49ers. ----- Charlotte Dobson/Saskia Tidey GBR defended their first place in the 49ersFX. ----- Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA extended their lead in the Nacra 17 on 7 points. ----- In the Finns, the Olympic Champion Giles Scott GBR is new on top. ------ Yunxiu Lu CHN won also the light wind race and here overall lead in the RS:X women after two days is already 11 points. ----- No change in the RS:X me with Thomas Goyard FRA remaining on rank 1. ----- Laser result see separate news below. ----- All ranking lists and the daily news.
Monday, August 19, 2019   

Laser - Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 2

 Laser - Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 2 The light winds yesterday at the Olympic Test Event in Japan allowed for only one race in the Lasers. ----- In the Lasers Standard, the World Champions Pavlos Kontides CYP won the only race and moved up on rank 5. Sam Meech NZL, only 15th, defended his first position overall. Hermman Tomasgaard NOR advanced on rank 2. Jean-Baptiste Bernaz FRA reamained 3rd. ----- No change on top of the Lasers Radial: The leading three women sailed all their discard result and Maria Erdi HUN remains on the first place ahead of Marit Bouwmeester NED and Anne-Marie Rindom DEN. Winner of the day was Viktoria Andrulyte LTU. ----- All ranking lists and the daily news.
Monday, August 19, 2019   

J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St.Moritz SUI - Final results

 J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St.Moritz SUI - Final results Perfect sailing conditions on Lake St-Moritz also on the closing day of the Champions League Final allowing to complete the last qualifications flight and the Final races with the best four Club Teams. ----- With two race wins, the team of the Sydney Royal Yacht Squadron with David Chapman AUS - invited with a wildcard - celebrated the victory over the 23 European teams representing their Clubs at the 2019 Challenge League Final. The Norddeutsche Regatta Verein (Hamburg GER) with Tobias Schadewald GER and the Kalövig Badelaug (Aarhus DEN) mit Lars Vilhelmsen DEN completed the podium. -----The SV Kreuzlingen with Tom Rüegge SUI finished the competition as best Swiss on rank 6. The RC Oberhofen with Stefan Seger SUI and the CN Versoix with Victor Casas SUI followed on the ranks 12 and 13. ----- The final ranking list, the news and the full-length video of the final day.
Monday, August 19, 2019   

A-Cat - British National Championship - Weymouth GBR - Day 1

 A-Cat - British National Championship - Weymouth GBR - Day 1 The British A-Cat National Championship, a tune-up race to the A-Cat World Championship to begin next Saturday at the same venue, was initiated yesterday, but the wind was to strong to race. ----- The news. Both Championships are being held in the two categories Foiling and Classic. 53 Cats from 14 nations are on the entry list of the British Nationals, among them the Worlds favorites Mischa Hemskeerk NED and Steve Brewin AUS.
Monday, August 19, 2019   

Match Racing - Youth World Championship 2019 - Ekaterinburg RUS - Final results

 Match Racing - Youth World Championship 2019 - Ekaterinburg RUS - Final results No wind on Saturday and Sunday at the Match Race Youth World Championship in Ekaterinburg in Central Russia. Only half of Round Robin II could be completed. ----- The Youth Worlds title after this shortened Championshi went to the overall leader Tom Grimes AUS and his team with Nick Egnot-Johnson NZL taking Silver and Jeppe Borch DEN earning Bronze. ----- The ranking list.
International Sailing – Sunday, August 18, 2019
Sunday, August 18, 2019   

Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 2

 Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 2 After the two or three races per class on the opening day of the Olympic test event in Enoshima JPN in a fresh wind around 20kn and big waves, the sailing conditions today Sunday are moderate with a 10kn breeze this morning UTC. Racing has been underway already and in most classes, the favorites have taken the command. Updated results should be available by noon, provided the organiser succeed to run the IT system. ----- In the 470s, Jordi Xammar/Nicolas Rodriguez ESP are on top of the Men rankings, and Ai Kondo/Miho Yoshioka JPN lead in the Women. In the Finns, Zsombor Beresz HUN and Nicholas Heiner NED share the lead. In the RS:X windsurfers, Thomas Goyard FRA in the Men and Yunxiu Lu CHN in the Women are on the ranks 1. Finishing 2 of the 3 heats on top, Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL are the clear leaders in the 49ers, as did Charlotte Dobson/Saskia Tidey GBR with 2 bullets in 3 heats in the 49ersFX as well. Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA hold the first place in the Nacra 17. See separate news below for Laser results. ----- All ranking lists and the daily news.
Sunday, August 18, 2019   

Laser - Olympic Test-Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 2

 Laser - Olympic Test-Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 2 Yesterday, the Olympic Test Event in Enoshima JPN began with two races held in a fresh 15-20kn wind and big waves. ----- Finishing on the ranks 1 and 2, Sam Meech NZL took the lead in the Laser Standard ahead of Matthew Wearn AUS and Jean-Baptiste Bernaz FRA. The Olympic Champion Tom Burton AUS follows on rank 6, Robert Scheidt BRA in on 7th. ----- In the Lasers Radial, Maria Erdi HUN, ranks 1 and 2 as well, is on top. The Olympic Champion Marit Bouwmeester NED on 2nd is already 5 points behind. With Anne-Marie Rindom DEN and Allison Young GBR, two other favorites follow on the ranks 3 and 4. ----- All ranking lists and the daily news.
Sunday, August 18, 2019   

Laser 4.7 - Youth World Championship 2019 - Kingston CAN - Start today

 Laser 4.7 - Youth World Championship 2019 - Kingston CAN - Start today Today, the Laser 4.7 World Championship begins on the Olympic waters of Kingston CAN with 185 participants from 35 nations - 64 girls and 121 boys. ----- A moderate thermal breeze between 3-4 bft can be expected during the whole week. ----- The event website.
Sunday, August 18, 2019   

J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St.Moritz SUI - Day 3

 J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St.Moritz SUI - Day 3 Good Maloja wind conditions prevailed again on Lake St-Moritz yesterday allowing to complete 4 rounds. Today, another 3 rounds are on the program, leading to the start of the Final with the best four Club teams at 13.30 UTC. ----- Kalövig Badelaug (Aarhus DEN) with Lars Vilhelmsen DEN reclaimed rank 1 ahead of the Norddeutsche RV (Hamburg GER) with Tobias Schadewaldt GER moving up on rank 2 with 3 race wins. ----- The results, the event website and the event facebook page with photos and videos.
Sunday, August 18, 2019   

Melges 24 - North American Championship - Traverse City MI, USA - Day 2

 Melges 24 - North American Championship - Traverse City MI, USA - Day 2 Some changes on top of the rankings at the Melges 24 North American Championship after the two races of yesterday. 'Zingara' of Richard Reid CAN clearly defended his lead with an 11-point lead. 'Lucky Dog/Gill Race Team' of Travis Weisleder was best of the day winning both races and moving up the leaderboard to second place overall. 'MiKEY' of Kevin Welch/Jeff Madrigali USA finishing twice on 2nd advanced on third overall. 'Sunnyvale' of Fraser McMillan CAN, twice on 3rd, is 4th overall and best Corinthian. ----- The results and the report .
International Sailing – Saturday, August 17, 2019
Saturday, August 17, 2019   

Olympic Classes - Olympic Test-Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 1 - Afternoon update

 Olympic Classes - Olympic Test-Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 1 - Afternoon update The races of the day in Enoshima are over. With 15-18kn wind, big waves and hot temperatures two races could be sailed in all classes. Apparently there are technical problems on the Event-Website, no results are available yet. Only the Finn class is represented on site by its own journalist: In Finn Berecz Zsombor HUN leads ahead of Nicholas Heiner NED. Nils Theuninck SUI follows on rank 9 of the 22 participants. The report including the results (top 10) and a video.
Saturday, August 17, 2019   

Olympic Classes - Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 1

 Olympic Classes - Olympic Test Event - Enoshima JPN - Day 1 Racing commences today at Ready Steady Toyko - Sailing with 355 athletes from 47 nations. The Swiss Team is represented with all Olympia candidates. ----- No results and informations are available this morning at press deadline. First results will be available around noon on the event website. With Typhoon Krosa passing through the island yesterday, today will see extropical cyclone conditions, with relatively strong south-southwesterly winds and waves gradually decreasing throughout the day.----- The official preview and the report of the Swiss Team.
Saturday, August 17, 2019   

J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St.Moritz SUI - Day 2

 J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St.Moritz SUI - Day 2 Great Maloja winds came in on Lake St. Moritz in the early afternoon, bringing plenty of action directly in front of the spectator grandstand at the 2019 Champions League Final and major changes occurred during the five flights of the day. ----- New on top is the Kongelig Dansk YC (Copenhagen) with Henrik Jensen DEN one point ahead of the tied PIRogovo with Vladimir Lipavsky RUS and the first-time Australian participant Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron (Sydney) of David Chapman AUS showing Europe that the spirit of league sailing surely arrived in Oceania. Another two points back follows the Kalovig Badelaug (Aarhus) with Lars Vilhelmsen DEN, while the day one leader VSa Wannsee (Berlin) with Tim Elsner GER dropped on the 5th place, 5 points behind the podium, tied with the best Swiss team of the SV Kreuzlingen with Thomas Rüegge SUI on rank 6. ----- The results , the event website and the event facebook page with photos and videos.
Todays races can be followed live on www.sailing-news.com beginning at 12h CET.
Saturday, August 17, 2019   

ORC - 2019 ORC European Championship - Oxelösund, Sweden - Final Results

 ORC - 2019 ORC European Championship - Oxelösund, Sweden - Final Results The ORC European Championship was concluded yesterday in Sweden after 5 races in all three classes. ----- Erik Barth DEN, Swan 45 finished first in the ORC-A-rankings. In the ORC-B-rankings, Axel Seehafer GER on an X-41 won the title. In the ORC-C-rankings, with 37 teams the largest class, Joachim Aschenbrenner DEN on a J/112 was on the first place. ----- All teams came from around the Baltic Sea. ----- All results, the event facebook page and the event website.
International Sailing – Friday, August 16, 2019
Friday, August 16, 2019   

J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St.Moritz SUI- Day 1

The Maloja wind filled in on the opening day of the Champions League Final on Lake St-Moritz despite of a partly overcast sky. All 24 Club teams, split in 8 boat groups, sailed 4 races each. ----- First leader is the VSa Wannsee (Berlin) with Tim Elsner GER one point ahead of Kongelig Dansk YC (Copenhagen) with Henrik Jensen DEN. The Kalovig Badelaug (Aarhus) with Lars Vilhelmsen DEN is on rank 3. ----- The results, the event website and the event facebook page with photos and videos.
Friday, August 16, 2019   

Match Racing - Youth World Championship 2019 - Ekaterinburg RUS - Day 2

 Match Racing - Youth World Championship 2019 - Ekaterinburg RUS - Day 2 The Matchrace Youth World Championship has been underway in Russia since Wednesday and yesterday, Round Robin I was concluded with Tom Grimes AUS as dominating winner with a 10-1 score. Jeppe Borch DEN and Nick Egnot-Johnson NZL followed on the ranks 2 and 3 with an 8-3 standing each. In the first duels of Round Robin II, the leading team kept on winning. ----- The results and the daily news.
Friday, August 16, 2019   

Kona One Windsurfing - 2019 Kona World Championship - Lake Garda ITA - Day 1

 Kona One Windsurfing -  2019 Kona World Championship - Lake Garda ITA - Day 1 A solid 15-20 Ora prevailed on the opening day at the 2019 Kona One Worlds on Lake Garda and after four races, Bjorn Holm SWE took the lead one point ahead of Alex Temko USA, defending champion, and another two points behind Tim Aagesen (DEN). ----- The event will last until Sunday August 18. ----- The results and the event website.
Friday, August 16, 2019   

News re World Sailing - Gerardo Seeliger ESP running for Presidency

 News re World Sailing - Gerardo Seeliger ESP running for Presidency Presidential elections at World Sailing taking place every four years will be held in November 2020 and Gerardo Seeliger ESP, an experienced Olympian, sailing official and business man, has decided to challenge the now President Kim Andersen DEN. The growing dissatisfaction with Governance of the International Sailing Federation, especially the selection of Olympic events and the financial mis-management, have lead Seeliger to stand for President of World Sailing in the 2020 elections. Finn-Olympian in 1972, still active in the Finn Masters scene, he intends to run the Federation bottom-up for the good of the sport according to the needs of clubs, classes and sailors. Here his announcement letter.
International Sailing – Thursday, August 15, 2019
Thursday, August 15, 2019   

J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St. Moritz SUI

 J/70 - Sailing Champions League - Finals - St. Moritz SUI Today begins the European Sailing Champions League Final on Lake St-Moritz (5978 ft s/l) with 24 Club teams form 10 nations, qualified in the selection events sailed in Palma ESP, Porto Cervo ITA and St.Petersburg RUS. The weather situation over the Alps is rather instable these days, but there is still hope for sun allowing the famous Maloja breeze to fill in. ----- The official preview and the event website.
Thursday, August 15, 2019   

Tempest - World Championship 2019 - Tegernsee GER - Day 2

 Tempest - World Championship 2019 - Tegernsee GER - Day 2 Markus Wieser/Thomas Auracher GER, well-known German sailors in many classes for the first time racing on a Tempest, finished 1st and 2nd in the opening regattas of the 2019 World Championship on Lake Tegern yesterday. Stefan Schollmaier/Markus Mühlbauer GER follow on rank 2. The best non-German team Mario Suter/Andreas Hochuli SUI on rank 7. ----- The ranking list. News are not available on the event website.
International Sailing – Wednesday, August 14, 2019
International Sailing – Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Tuesday, August 13, 2019   

Various classes - Cowes Week - Cowes GBR - Day 3

 Various classes - Cowes Week - Cowes GBR - Day 3 After the Fastnet Race and SailGP last Sunday, the tradtitional Cowes Week has been underway since Saturday with 54 (!) classes participating, not only big fleets sailing under IRC and ORC rules, but also numerous OneDesign classes such as Dragon, SB20, J/70, J/80, Diam-24 or Etchells. ------ In rainy weather and a 5-15kn wind, all classes completed at least one race. ------ Here all ranking lists and the daily news. ----- Racing can be followed daily on live stream or as replays.
International Sailing – Monday, August 12, 2019
Monday, August 12, 2019   

F50-Catamaran - SailGP - Act 4 - Cowes GBR - Final results

Much action in Cowes GBR yesterday during Act 4 of SailGP thanks to winds around 25kn. Team USA of Rome Kirby USA capsized within 30 seconds of the start of race one, but surprisingly was able to compete during the rest of the day. Less lucky was Team GBR of Dylan Fletcher GBR taking a violent nose dive on the penultimate leg of the first race that prevented them from finishing racing. Outstanding was Team AUS of Tom Slingsby AUS dominating all three races and becoming the first crew to break the 50-knot speed barrier in sail racing. Team JPN of Nathan Outteridge AUS, at the top of the leaderboard one point ahead of the Slingsby going into Cowes, had a crash down from the foils in race one causing a break of one of its grinding pedestals, drastically decreasing performance and never had a chance to challenge Team AUS. -----The leaderboard, the news and the video of the day. ----- Next stop will be the SailGP Final in Marseille FRA, where the SailGP championship trophy and $1 million awaits the season winner.
Monday, August 12, 2019   

Tempest - World Championship 2019 - Tegernsee GER - Start today

 Tempest - World Championship 2019 - Tegernsee GER - Start today Today begins the Tempest World Championship on Lake Tegern with 43 teams from 9 nations, among them - in addition to the best of the Class - teams such as Markus Wieser/Thomas Auracher GER, Werner Fritz/Herbert Kujan GER and Ulrike Schümann/Tim Kröger GER and more German elite sailors. ----- . The event website.
Monday, August 12, 2019   

F18-Catamaran - Costarmoricaine - Erquy FRA - Final results

 F18-Catamaran - Costarmoricaine - Erquy FRA - Final results After a two days interruption due to stormy winds, the last leg of the Costarmoricaine coastal regatta along the Brittany North Coast could be held yesterday. Arthur Boc-Ho/Laetiti Lefevre FRA won their second race taking the overall victory ahead of Nicolas Touchot/Pierre-Yves Durand FRA. ----- The ranking list and the final report (in French) (PDF).
International Sailing – Sunday, August 11, 2019
Sunday, August 11, 2019   

F50-Catamaran - SailGP - Act 4 - Cowes GBR - Day 2

 F50-Catamaran - SailGP - Act 4 - Cowes GBR - Day 2 No racing in Cowes GBR yesterday because of stormy winds of up to 35kn. The fourth SailGP Act will therefore be held today Sunday with the program condensed on one day. Livestream will be available on this website beginning at 15h UTC. A 18-22kn has been forecast and spectacle is guarenteed. Team GBR, winner of both Practice Races on Friday, as well as Team Australia and Team Japan reached speeds above 50kn during the trainings. ----- The preview.
Sunday, August 11, 2019   

RS:X-Windsurfer - Youth World Championship 2019 - St.Petersburg RUS - Final results

 RS:X-Windsurfer - Youth World Championship 2019 - St.Petersburg RUS - Final results The RS:X Windsurfer Youth World Championship in St-Petersburg RUS was concluded yesterday with the Medal Races held in a light 5-8kn wind. ----- Israel confirmed the three podium positions in the Boys fleet with Eyal Zror ISR as winner ahead of Daniel Tashtash ISR and Ruven Hillel ISR. The defending champion Fabien Pianazza FRA on rank 5 was 6 points behind a Medal. ----- Change on rank one in the Girls, as Yana Reznikova RUS, winning the Medal Race, replaced the long-time leader Manon Pianazza FRA on top, leaving her Silver only. Bronze went to Naama Greenberg ISR. ----- The ranking lists and the final report.
Sunday, August 11, 2019   

Women's Match Racing World Championship 2019 - Lyseskil SWE - Final results

 Women's Match Racing World Championship 2019 - Lyseskil SWE - Final results Defeating Claire Leroy FRA in the Final with 3-0, the defending Champion Lucy McGregor GBR and her team won their third Match Race Worlds title in a row. Winner in the Petite Final was Pauline Courtois FRA beating Renée Groenveld NED with 2-1. ----- The final report.
Sunday, August 11, 2019   

Pan Am Games - Lima PER - Day 8 - the Final Results of all North American sailors/teams

 Pan Am Games - Lima PER - Day 8 - the Final Results of all North American sailors/teams Updated results of August 10
(final after all Medal Races)


Men’s events:

Laser Standard (10 + MD races):
- 3rd Charlie Buckingham USA
- 6th Robert Davies CAN
- 9th Yanic Gentry MEX

49ers (12 + MD races):
- 3rd Alexander Heinzemann/Justin Barnes CAN
- 4th Mollerus/MacDiarmid USA
- 7th Ander and Danel Belausteguigoitia MEX

RS:X men windsurfers (12 + MD races):
- 2nd Pedro Pascual USA
- 5th David Mier Y Teran MEX


Women's events:

Lasers Radial 10 + MD races):
- 1st Sarah Douglas CAN
- 2nd Charlotte Rose USA
- 5th Elena Oetling MEX

49ersFX (12 + MD races):
- 2nd Stephanie Roble/Maragret Shea USA
- 4th Alexandra Ten Hove/Mariah Millen CAN

RS:X women windsurfers (12 + MD races):
- 4th Farrah Hall USA
- 5th Demita Vega MEX
- 6th Olivia Mew CAN


Mixed events:

Nacra-17 (12 + MR races):
- 1st Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis USA
- 6th Enrique Figueroa/Gretchen Ortiz PUR
- 9th Allison Surrette/Maxwel Flinn CAN

Snipe (10 + MR):
- 1st Ernesto Rodriguez/Hallie Schiffmann USA
- 7th Ramon Gonzalez/Tiare Sierra PUR

Lightning (10 + MR races):
- 5th Jody Swanson/Ian Jones/Dennis Dieball USA
- 7th Richard Walsh/Alex Cox/Nikka Stoger CAN


Open events:

Sunfish (10 + MR races):
- 2nd Luke Ramsay CAN
- 4th Conner Blouin USA
- 10th Agusti Lazaro PUR
- 11th Hector Guzman MEX

Kite (18 + MRraces):
- 3rd William Cyr USA
- 4th Xantos Villegas MEX
- 5th Michael Brodeur CAN


The US Sailing daily updateand the daily schedule with ranking links.
International Sailing – Saturday, August 10, 2019
Saturday, August 10, 2019   

6mR - World Championship 2019 - Hanko FIN - Final results - Gold für Philippe Durr SUI

 6mR - World Championship 2019 - Hanko FIN - Final results - Gold für Philippe Durr SUI Not enough wind on the spare day as well and - based on the results of Wednesday after 6 races - Philippe Durr/Nicholas Berthoud/Kaspar Schadegg/Yann Marillet/Alexandre Nicole SUI were declared 6 metre World Champions in the Modernes division. Patrick de Barros POR and Hugo Stenbeck SUI followed on the ranks 2 and 3. ----- In the Classics division, HM Juan Carlos of Spain and his team (with Ross McDonald CAN), are the winners with Karl-Gustav Oihl FIN and Ossi Paija FIN completing the podium. ----- The ranking lists and the final report.
Saturday, August 10, 2019   

F50-Catamaran - Sail GP - Cowes GBR - Start postponed

 F50-Catamaran - Sail GP - Cowes GBR - Start postponed Round 5 of SailGP in Cowes was scheduled to begin today on the Foiling F-50 catamarans. Due to forecasted severe adverse weather, and in order to ensure the safety of all athletes, racing has been postponed on Sunday. Interim leader after 3 of the 5 events is Japan (Nathan Outteridge NZL) one point ahead of Australia (Tom Slingsby AUS). ----- The news.
Saturday, August 10, 2019   (Image © Denis Razumovich)

RS:X-Windsurfer - Youth World Championship 2019 - St.Petersburg RUS - Day 4, Medal Races today,

 RS:X-Windsurfer - Youth World Championship 2019 - St.Petersburg RUS - Day 4, Medal Races today, Yesterday, the Qualifications for Medal Races of the RS:X Youth Worlds in St-Petersburg RUS today were concluded with another three races. In the Boys, three Israeli are on top of the rankings with Eyal Zror ISR 2 points ahead of Daniel Tashtash ISR and another 2 points behind Ruven Hillel ISR. Medal chances have also Alexandros Kalpogiannakis GRE and Fabien Pianazza FRA. ----- In the Girls, Manon Pianazza FRA has a 3 point lead on Yana Reznikova RUS. Naam Greenberg ISR follows on rank 3. ----- The ranking lists, the daily news and the video of the day.
Saturday, August 10, 2019   

Pan Am Games - Lima PER - Day 7, Medal Races in Men and Women events

 Pan Am Games - Lima PER - Day 7, Medal Races in Men and Women events Yesterday, the Medal Races were held at the Pan American Games Lima 2019 for the Men and Women events. CAN earned one Gold with Sarah Douglas (Laser Radial) and one Bronze Medal with Alexander Heinzemann/Justin Barnes CAN (49ers). ----- The USA earned three Silver Medals with Charlotte Rose (Laser Radial), Pedro Pascual (RS:X men windsurfers) and Stephanie Roble/Maragret Shea USA (49erFX), as well as a Bronze Medal with Charlie Buckingham (Laser Standard). ----- The Mixed and Open event Medal Races will follow today Saturday. ----- Please link on the updated results overview of all North American sailors/teams and check the US Sailing daily update for news details. ----- Hereafter, the Pan American Games Medal Winners in the Men and Women events. ----- Lasers Standard: 1st Juan Maegli GUA, 2nd Bruno Fontes BRA, 3rd Charlie Buckingham USA ----- Laser Radial: 1st Sarah Douglas CAN, 2nd Charlotte Rose USA, 3rd Lucia Falascia ARG. ----- 49ers: 1st Marco Grael/Gabriel Borges BRA, 2nd Klaus and Yago Lange ARG, 3rd Alexander Heinzemann/Justin Barnes CAN. ----- 49ersFX: 1st Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA, 2nd Stephanie Roble/Margaret Shea USA, 3rd Victoria Travascio/Sol Branz ARG. ----- RS:X men windsurfers: 1st Bautista Saubidet ARG, 2nd Pedro Pascual USA, 3rd Mack Eerenbeemt ARU. ----- RS:X women windsurfers: 1st Patricia Freitas BRA, 2nd Celia Tejerina ARG, 3rd Maria Bazo PER. ----- Today on the program are the Medal Races for the Snipes with Ernesto Rodriguez/Hallie Schiffmann USA, 4pts ahead of Ricardo Fabini/Florencia Parnizari URU, the Nacras-17 with Riley Gibbs/Anna Weis USA 6 points ahead of a tied duo with Matep Majdalani/Eugenia Bosco ARG and Samuel Albrecht/Gabriela Nicolino BRA, the Lightnings with Claudio Biekarch/Isabel Ficker/Gunnar Ficker BRA and Javier Conte/Paula Salerno/Ignacio Giammona ARG tied on top, the Sunfish with Matheus Dellagnelo BRA 4pts ahead of Luke Ramsay CAN and the Kites with Bruno Lobo BRA 1st, Nicolas Landauer URU 2nd and William Cyr USA 3rd solidly on the respective Medal ranks. ----- The daily schedule with links to the ranking lists.
Saturday, August 10, 2019   

F18-Catamaran - Costarmoricaine - Perros-Guirec FRA - Day 3

 F18-Catamaran - Costarmoricaine - Perros-Guirec FRA - Day 3 Leg 3 of the Costarmoricaine was postponed yesterday due to stormy winds at the French Atlantic Coast. The F-18 catamarans were transported on the road to the next port of call Saint-Quay-Portrieux. Intrerim leaders after two legs are Arthur Boc-Ho/Laetitia Lefevre FRA. ----- The results and the event website.
International Sailing – Friday, August 9, 2019
Friday, August 9, 2019   

470 - World Championship 2019 - Enoshima JPN - Final results

 470 - World Championship 2019 - Enoshima JPN - Final results The 470 World Championships on the Olympic waters of Enoshima JPN were concluded this morning UTC with the Medal Races with only small modifications on the podium. ----- Matthew Belcher/Will Ryan AUS secured their seventh World Champion title ahead of Jordi Xammar/Nicolas Rodriguez ESP. Thanks to winning the Medal Race, Dahlberg/Bergström SWE moved up on the Bronze rank. ----- In the 470 women, Hannah Mills/Eilidh McIntyre GBR won the duel against Ai Kondo/Miho Yoshioka JPN. Bronze went to Camille Lecointre/Aloise Retornaz FRA. ----- The Olympic nations berth went in the Men to Greece, Russia, China and Turkey, in the Women to Poland, Australia, Brazil, the Netherlands, New Zealand and Germany. ----- The ranking lists and the news.
Friday, August 9, 2019   

Optimist - Trofeo Simone Lombardi - Malcesine ITA - Day 3

 Optimist - Trofeo Simone Lombardi - Malcesine ITA - Day 3 The Optimist Trofeo Lombardi on Lake Garda continued yesterday with two races and good results of the Swiss team. ----- With the day ranks 5 and 2, Boris Hirsch SUI took the overall lead 4 points ahead of Zeno Marchesini ITA. Weka Banubandh THA advanced on the 3rd place. ----- In the younger Cadetti, Tomaso Picotti ITA is now the sole leader with two race wins yesterday. Erik Scheidt ITA/BRA follows on the 2nd position. ----- The ranking lists.
Friday, August 9, 2019   

Women's Match Racing World Championship 2019 - Lyseskil SWE - Day 3

Yesterday, the Round Robin at the Women's Matcb Race Worlds in Sweden was concluded and the Repechage was held for the second half of the Quarter finalists. Behind Lucy McGregor GBR, Pauline Courtois FRA, Anna Östling SWE and Marie Björling SWE, Claire Leroy FRA, Johanna Bergquist SWE, Renée Groenveld NED and Nicole Breault USA were qualified. ----- The news with results und the video of the day.
Friday, August 9, 2019   

6m - World Championship 2019 - Hanko FIN - Day 4

 6m - World Championship 2019 - Hanko FIN - Day 4 The crucial final races at the 6 metre Worlds in Finland were planned for yesterday, but the wind was absent, and the decisive last races will take place on the spare day today. A tied leading trio will fight for the title and medals with Philipp Durr SUI, Patrick De Barros POR and Hugo Stenbeck SUI. The wind forecast is not very promising. ----- HM Juan Carlos of Spain is first in the Classic division. ----- The ranking lists, the daily news and the event facebook page with the video of the day.
Friday, August 9, 2019   

F18-Catamaran - Costarmoricaine - Erquy FRA - Day 2

 F18-Catamaran - Costarmoricaine - Erquy FRA - Day 2 A F-18 Catamaran raid has been underway in Northern Britany since Wednesday and yesterday, the longest race, a 71nm coastal race, was on the program. The Youth team Arthur Boc-Ho/Laetitia Lefevre FRA reached the finish line after 4hrs 19min with a 6min advantage and moved up on top of the overall rankings. ----- The results and the photos.
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