For two year, the Optimist World Champion titles have been Italian. Yesterday, Alessandro Cortese ITA and Federica Contardi ITA earned the Optimst European Championship titles as well. —– In the Girls, Italy grasped Silver too with Lisa Vucetti ITA. The Bronze Medal went to Jeanne Larnicol FRA. —– The best North American Katrin Doble USA advanced on rank 11 after a brilliant 3rd place in the last race. Ami Glennie CAN in the Silverfleet dropped on rank 113 among the 117 participants. —– In the Boys, Dimitrios Bitros GRE won Silver and Lorenzo Pezilli ITA Bronze behind the Gold Medal winner Alessandro Cortese ITA. —– Griggs Diemar USA on rank 23 is now the best North American, Christopher Tang CAN sailing in the Silverfleet dropped on rank 108 among the 176 participants on the last day. —– The ranking lists and the facebook page with videos und Fotos.