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Laser – Trofeo Princesa Sofia – Palma ESP – Day 2, the USA sailors Reineke, Barnard and Buckingham in the top-10

The Trofeo Princesa Sofia continued yesterday with 2 races held in a 10kn breeze.In the Lasers Radial, Anne-Marie Rindom DEN is the flawless leader winning the two heats of the day in her group again. With the day ranks 1 and 2, Maud Jayet SUI moved up on rank 2. Emma Plaeschart BEL is now 3rd, Erika Reinike USA 4th.In the Lasers Standard, Herrmann Tomasgaard NOR defended his lead one point ahead of Finn Lynch IRL still on 2nd. As best of the day (2/3), Kaarle Tapper FIN advanced on the 3rd place. With Chris Barnard USA on 6th and Charlie Buckingham USA on 8th, two North Americans are in the top-10. Of the favorites, only Nick Thompson GBR gave a positive sign with race win lifting him on rank 12 overall. Down in the rankings remain Robert Scheidt BRA on 22nd, Pavlos Kontides CYP on 28th and Tonci Stipanovic CRO on 48th. Here the ranks of the North American participants: Laser Standard (198 boats, 4 races): 6th Christopher Barnard USA, 8th Charlie Buckingham USA, 37th Robert Davis CAN, 41st Malcolm Lamphere USA, 42nd Luke Ruittenberg CAN, 50th Marek Zaleski USA, 59th Pedro Luis Fernandez Gamboa PUR, 83rd Justin Norton CAN, 104th Yanic Gentry MEX, 129th Forrest Wachholz CAN,144th Hugh MacRea CAN, 154th Paul Didham USA, 160th Juan Ignacio Perez Soltero MEX,163rd Norman Struthers CANLaser Radial (123 boats, 4 races): 4th Erika Reineke USA, 18th Paige Railey USA, 25th Sarah Douglas CAN, 36th Maura Dewey CAN, 67th Clara Gravely CAN, 68th Lillian Myers USA, 74th Christina Sakellaris USA, 80th Coralie Vittecoq CAN, 82nd Hanne Weaver USAAll ranking lists, the daily news and the video of the day.