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49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 – Junior World Championship 2019 – Risor NOR – Day 3, Bonin/Bonin CAN qualify for 49er Goldfleet


Spectacular racing in Norway yesterday in an up to 25kn breeze. The Nacra 17 sailed downtown in front of numerous spectators, the 49ers were out on an offshore course completing three races. —– Finishing 2/1/1 in the 49ers, Isaac McHardie/William McKenzie NZL extended their lead on 15 points. Kurt Hansen/Simon Hoffman AUS and Scipio Houtman/Manus Offerman NED follow on the ranks 2 and 3. William + Samuel Bonin CAN on 26th just made the Goldfleet cut as best of the 4 CAN skiffs. No USA entrants among the 53 teams. —– In the 49erFX, Willemijn Offerman/Elise Ruyter NED have taken the lead ahead of Vilma Bobeck/Malin Tengström SWE with a 4 point backlog on rank 2. Georgia + Antonia Lewin-LaFrance CAN are six places up on 22nd among the 36 teams. No USA entrants. —- In the Nacra 17, Gianluigi Ugolini/Maria Giubilai ITA are now 2 points ahead of Natacha Pedersen/Matthias Bruun DEN. Silas Mühle/Romy Mackenbrock GER advanced on rank 3. Nicolas Martin/Leopold McAllister USA are 7th of 9 teams. No CAN teams. —– The daily news with links to all ranking lists and videos.