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Laser Standard & Radial – European Championship – Porto POR – Day 5, Reineke 7th and Railey 9th in the Radial women, Barnard 19th in the Standards

Before the last races of today, the Olympic Champion Tom Burton AUS has a 9 point lead on Lorenzo Chiavarini GBR. Matthew Wearn AUS on 3rd and Philipp Buhl GER as best of the day (1/4) new on rank 4 will fight for Silver and Bronze in the Standard Open Trophy rankings today. Chiavarini GBR and Buhl GER will duel for the European title. The best North Americans are Christopher Barnard USA on 19th and Robert Davies CAN on 34th. The Standard ranking list. —– Anne-Marie Rindom DEN keeps on dominating the Radial women with a 19 point advantage on Emma Plaesschart BEL, best of the day (1/2), replacing Marit Bouwmeester NED on rank 2. Excellent results by the North Americans with Erika Reineke USA on 7th, Paige Railey USA on 9th and Sarah Douglas CAN on 14th. The Radial women ranking list. —– Two Polish Laser Radial men will duel for the title today: Aleksander Arian POL or Marcin Rudawski POL 9 points behind can hardly be removed from the top places in the Radial men ranking list. Ben Elvin GBR on 3rd is 32 points behind. —– Much wind prevailed on the second-last day of the Laser Standard and Radial Open Trophy (all competitors) and European Championship (Europeans only) competition in Porto POR. —– The daily news with all ranking lists.