Sailing News

49er & 49erFX – Junior World Championship – Marseille FRA – Final Day


A fresh Mistral wind prevailed again on the last day of the Skiff Junior Worlds on the Gulf of Marseille. While the 49er Goldfleet held two more races, the 49er Silverfleet and the 49erFX heats were cancelled.Keanu Preitner/Niklas Haberl AUT won therefore the Open title in the FX with a 10 points lead on Wilma Bobeck/Malin Tengström SWE, who grasped the Womens title. In the 49ers, Robert Dickson/Shaun Waddilove IRL won another race and defended their first place overall. As best of the day (1/5), Max Stingele/Linov Scheel GER advanced on rank 2 ahead of Daniel Nyborg/Sebastian Olsen DEN on 3rd at equal points.All ranking lists on the event website, and in addition the final report.