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Optimist – European Championship 2019 – Crozon-Morgat FRA – Day 3, Italian leaders in both fleets, Katrin Doble USA 14th Girls best North American

Leader changes in both Optimist fleets after the first Final races in Brittany FRA, two for the Boys and one for the Girls. —– The race winner Federica Contardi ITA took the lead in the Girls ahead of the tied Lisa Vucetti ITA and Lucy Gout FRA on 2nd and 3rd. The best North American Katrin Doble USA advanced on 14th, Ami Glennie CAN in the Silverfleet is now 93rd overall among the 117 participants. —– Italian leader also in the Boys with Alessandro Cortese ITA, two points ahead of Dimitrios Bitros GRE. Marc Mezquida ESP follows on rank 3. Griggs Diemar USA on rank 27 is now the best North American as Pearse Dowd USA down on 38th had a bad day (BFD/51). Christopher Tang CAN sailing in the Silverfleet is 97th among the 176 participants. —– All results and the event facebook page.