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Optimist – Lake Garda Meeting – Riva ITA – Day 2 – two of the 40 USA Optimist sailors in top-100


Winning the two races of their groups, Richard Schultheis MLT and Marco Gradoni ITA share the overall lead in the huge Optimist Juniores fleet, one point ahead of Caspar Ilgenstein GER with two race wins as well. The best North Americans are Jake Homberger (Lauderdale YC) USA on rank 59, Alejandro Beckmann Riquelme (CN El Balis) MEX on rank 109 and Claire Ramsey (RNSYS) CAN on 181 among the 991 participants. The results. — In the younger Cadetti, Erik Scheidt BRA remains on top in front of Sofia Bommartini ITA and Amelie Röpke GER at equal points on the ranks 2 and 3. Christopher Gage (Alamitos Bay Yacht Club) on rank 29 is the best USA sailor among the 91 participants. — The event website with all ranking lists and the event facebook page.