Sailing News

5.5m – World Championship 2018 – Cowes GBR


After the Scandinavian Gold Cup – we reported during the week – the whole fleet sailed tune-up races yesterday in preparation of the 5.5mIJ World Championship beginning on Monday. Mark Holowesko BAH (with Christoph Burger SUI), one of the favorites for the title, won the Kings Cup ahead of Jan-Arend Pasman NED and Daniel Schenker SUI. The other tune-up, the Royal Haag Classic Cup for elder boats, went to Alfredo Delli ITA followed by Bruno Engel SUI, while the Hankö Evolution Cup saw Eric Pollailon FRA on top. The news and all ranking lists.At the Worlds, beginning on Monday, 28 teams from 10 nations are on the entry list, among them 7 Swiss.