Sailing News

420 & 470 – Junior World Championship 2018 – Sesimbra POR – Final results


The European Championships in Portugal ended yesterday with the Medal Races of the 470s and two final races for the 420s. The winds remained moderate with 8-10kn. There were no changes on the podium of the 420: Martin Wizner / Pedro Ameneiro ESP took the title ahead of Enzo Balanger / Gaulthir Tallieu FRA. Pablo Ruiz / Miguel Martinez ESP took bronze. Clara Olive / Solenza Mariani FRA finished 4th overall and thus won the womens title. In the U17 classification, Cole Tapper / Tylor Ceevey AUS won in ahead of Jacopo Garcia / Antoni Ripoll ESP, Jakub Golebiowski / Filip Szmit POL took bronze. Theres Dahnke / Birte Winkel GER took gold in the 470 women. Victory in the Medal Race put Yahel Wallach / Omer Bilia ISR in second place, followed by Paola Amar / Marine Riou FRA in third. There were no changes in the 470 men: Maor Abu / Yoav Rooz ISR were already confirmed as winners before the medal race, Balazs and Zsombor Gyapjas HUN took silver and Nitai Hasson / Tal Harari ISR were 3 rd. All Leaderboards, the Final Report and the video.