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49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 – European Championship 2019 – Weymouth GBR- Day 3


Yesterday, Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL remained on top of the 49ers in the last three qualification series races to split the fleet in Gold and Silver groups. Diego Botin/Iago Lopez ESP reduced the backlog on just one point. On rank 3 followed Logan Dunning/Oscar Gunn NZL. Ian Barrows/Mitchell Kiss USA are on rank 25, just qualified for the Goldfleet. William Jones/Evan DePaul CAN remain on rank 63. The 49er report. —- In the 49ersFX, Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA climbed on top overall with two race wins 3 points ahead of Dobson/Tidey GBR. Bekkering/Duetz NED advanced on the 3rd position. Alexandra Tenhove/Mariah Millen CAN are now on rank 11, Paris Henken/Anna Tobias Tunnicliffe USA did a giant step forward advancing on the 16th position with the day ranks 5/2/4, but the backlog on the Medal Race cut is still 21 points. The 49erFX report. —- In the Nacras 17, Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA extended their lead on 5 points. John Gimson/Anna Burnet GBR and Vittorio Bisarro/Maelle Frascari ITA followed on the ranks 2 and 3. Sarah Newberry/David Liebenberg USA are 27th, Allie Surrette/Max Flinn CAN 52nd. The Nacra report. —- For the first time, the wind was moderate around 10-12kn at the combined Olympic Speedster Classes European Championship in Weymouth GBR yesterday. —- The results of all North Americans and the event website.