Sailing News

Nacra 15, Techno 293-Windsurfer, Kiteboarding – Youth Olympic Games – San Isidro ARG – Day 3

Good sailing conditions prevailed on the Rio de la Plata in Argentina yesterday allowing to complete the full program at the Youth Olympics.The Nacra-15 catamarans sailed four races and the favorites Dante Cittadini/Teresa Romairone ARG move on top of the rankings on their home waters. Thre points behind followed Titouan Petard/Kenza Coutard FRA on rank 2. Arnaud Grange/Marie Van der Klink SUI were penalized with an early start disqualification and dropped on rank 11. The Kiteboarders held 3 runs with Deury Corniel DOM clearly on top with three bullets. Cameron Marmenides USA and Christian Tio PHI are on the ranks 2 and 3. Maxime Chabloz SUI had some difficulties and is the backmarker of the fleet on rank 12. In the Girl kiters, Alina Kornelli GER was twice on top and is leading ahead of Ona Romani ARG and Sofia Tomasoni ITA. The windsurfers have completed 5 races, including a Slalom as novelty. Inspite of a bad Slalom result, Kalpo Kalpogiannakis GRE remains on top ahead of Nicola Renna ITA and – new on 3rd – Finn Hawkins GBR. All ranking lists and the news.