Sailing News

Olympic Worldcup 2019 – Olympic Classes Regatta – Miami FL, USA – Day 2


Very light winds prevailed on day 2 of the Miami Olympic Classes Worldcup and a reduced program only was held. The 470 did not sail at all, while the most other classes completed only one race. In the RS:X windsurfers, the Chinese light-wind specialists have taken the lead. Mengfan Gao CHN is first in the Men and Yunxiu Lu CHN in the Women. In the Finns, Tapio Nirkko FIN moved on top one point ahead of the days winner Anders Pedersen NOR on 2nd and Jonathan Lobert FRA new on 3rd. Thanks to a race win in the only heat of the day, Nevin Snow/Max Agnese USA are the new leaders in the 49ers one point in front of Fantela/ Fantela CRO. In the 49erFX, Alexandra Maloney/Molly Meech NZL defended their lead with a considerable 11 point advantage on Sophie Weguelin/Sophie Ainsworth GBR.In the Nacra 17, Samuel Albrecht/Gabriela Nicolino BRA extended their lead on Waterhouse/Darmanin AUS and the Olympic Champions Lange/Carranza ARG tied on the ranks 2 and 3. The Laser results follow below.All ranking lists and the daily news.Racing can be followed again live this afternoon over GPS tracking.