Sailing News

RS:X-Windsurfer – European & European Youth Championship – El Arenal ESP – Final results, Dutch Champions in Women and Men


The European Championship of the Olympic RS:X Windsurfer Class was concluded yesterday with the Medal Races of the ten best and the sail-offs for the rest of the fleets. — Kieran Badloe NED finished the crucial heat of the RS:X men on rank 2 and defended his first place against the race winner, his team mate, the Olympic Champion Dorian Van Rijsselberge NED. Pedro Pascual USA terminates the Championship on rank 49, Ignacio Berenguer MEX on 88th. — Dutch victory in the RS:X women as well, where Lilian De Geus NED, winner of the Medal Race, moved up on top ahead of Yunxiu Lu CHN and Emma Wilson GBR. Charline Picon FRA dropped out of the Medals on rank 4. Farrah Hall USA remains on 50th, Cristina Ortiz Vivas MEX is 64th and Mariana Aguiilar MEX 66th. — Fabien Pianazza FRA won the title in the Boys just one point ahead of Nicolo Renna ITA. Alexander Temko USA is 67th. In the Girls, the ranks one and two went to Israel with Naama Gazit ISR 1st and Linoy Geva ISR 2nd. Heloise Macquaert FRA grasped Bronze. — All ranking lists, the event website and the RS:X facebook page.